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Osmanthus Purpureus

O. heterophyllus Goshiki, Holly Olive Purpureus

  • Root Type/Plant Size

    Pot Grown (In Stock)

  • £3.99
Size / Type Price per item for
1+ 5+
Price per item for 1+ 5+
  • Plant Types & Availability - More information

    Pg = Pot Grown

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Compact evergreen shrub with leathery, spiny, holly-like leaves which emerge dark black-purple slowly turning to dark green. In late summer to early autumn. clusters of tubular, jasmine-like, fragrant, white flowers appear which are loved by bees and which are occasionally followed by blue-black fruits which provide food for birds in winter. It takes well to pruning so can be planted as a hedge about 30cm (1ft) apart, or it makes an attractive plant in a border. For best colour plant in full sun, but is happy in partial shade.

SHRUB Height to 4m (13ft), spread 2.5m (7ft).

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Osmanthus Purpureus is available as:

Pg = Pot Grown

Pot Grown Plants

These are normally sold in small 9cm wide pots, unless a different pot size is shown (where the pot size is shown in litres). Pot grown plants can be planted at any time of the year.


Pot Grown are generally available all year.

If a plant is currently out of stock because it is out of season (for example, bare rooted plants in summer) or we have sold out but we are expecting more to be available you can pre-order the plant. We only charge credit/debit cards when an order is despatched, not when an order is placed.

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  • Awards
    • Awards
      RHS Award of Garden Merit
  • Native/Wildlife/Evergreen
    • Native
    • Evergreen/Deciduous
    • Keeps Leaves in Winter
  • Plant Height and Growth
  • Root Type/Plant Size
    • Root Type/Plant Size
      Pot Grown
    • Potted/Bare Root
      Pot Grown