Hippophae rhamnoides l.
Sea Buckthorn is a nitrogen fixing shrub that produces attractive berries high in vitamin C.
Mock Orange's white flowers look and smell like those of the orange, with a hint of jasmine in the scent. It is an excellent ornamental shrub. People love the contrast between its flowers and dark green leaves.
SEA BUCKTHORN QUICK FACTS
MOCK ORANGE QUICK FACTS
Berries: small berries that can be used for making jelly and wine, even medicines
Flowers: fragrant large white flowers bloom in may and early june
Bark: dark brown, shreds with age
Pollution tolerance: high
In row spacing: 0.9 - 1.2 m (3 - 4 ft)
Between row spacing: 5 m (16 ft)
Other Names: sallowthorn, sandthorn, seaberry
Other Names: english dogwood
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