The Plant Company

Bringing your garden to life


01403 740100

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The Plant Company
Coolham Road
West Chiltington
West Sussex
RH20 2LH

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Opening times:
Monday-Friday, 9:00-17:30


The Plants

Philadelphus 'Manteau d'Hermine'

mock orange

Photo of Philadelphus 'Manteau d'Hermine'


Masses of double, creamy-white flowers and mid-green leaves. On warm, summer evenings, the flowers delicate, orange-blossom fragrance floats on the breeze, filling the surrounding air. This compact, bushy, variety of the popular mock orange is perfect for a small garden of where border space is limited.


  • Shrubs

Foliage: Deciduous

Hardiness: Hardy

Vigour: Fast growing


  • Beds and borders
  • Flower arranging
  • Cottage style garden

Special features

  • Low maintenance
  • Drought tolerant
  • Attractive to bees
  • Scented flowers

Care instructions

Grow in well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade. Cut back shoots to a strong bud each year after flowering. On older plants, remove roughly a quarter of the oldest branches each year to encourage new growth.


Size: Medium

Pot size: 3 litre

Eventual height: 75cm

Eventual spread: 150cm


  • Light shade
  • Sun


  • South
  • East
  • West
  • North

Special conditions

  • Coastal
  • Exposed