Philadelphus microphyllus Desert Snow

Desert Snow Mock Orange

Desert Snow Littleleaf Mockorange (Philadelphus microphyllus 'Desert Snow') is an especially showy selection of our native Littleleaf Mockorange. It blooms in late spring with huge, highly fragrant white flowers.
Zones4 - 9
Advantages
Native
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Mature Height48-60" tall
Mature Spread60" wide
Bloom TimeLate spring to mid summer
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SizePlant - 5" Deep Pot
SKUHC015286

USDA Hardiness Planting Zones

To determine if a plant is sufficiently cold hardy, the USDA created numbered zones indicating winter low temperatures; the lower the zone number the colder the winter.

  • If the coldest winter temperature expected in your area is -15°F (zone 5) then any plants rated zones 3-5 will survive the winter temperatures in your area.
  • If you live in very warm winter areas (zones 9-11) plants with zones 3-4 ratings are not recommended. The lack of freezing winter temperatures do not provide a time for winter dormancy (rest).

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Desert Snow Littleleaf Mockorange (Philadelphus microphyllus 'Desert Snow') is a selected form of Littleleaf Mock Orange with exceptionally large, fragrant flowers. 'Desert Snow' Mockorange is an outstanding native shrub for the waterwise garden. Of moderate size, it's good for smaller yards. Nice yellow fall foliage, too. Grows in a wide range of soils as long as they drain quickly. Excellent companion plant with other native shrubs such as Prunus Pawnee Buttes®, Apache Plume (Fallugia) and Fernbush (Chamaebatiaria).
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SKUHC015286
Item Package Size
Plant - 5" Deep Pot
Common Name
Desert Snow Mock Orange
Botanical Name
Philadelphus microphyllus Desert Snow
Zones
4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Flower Color
White
Mature Height
48-60" tall
Mature Spread
60" wide
Bloom Time
Late spring to mid summer
Ships As
Potted Plant
Advantages
Native
Ideal Region
West
Ships To Canada
No
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