Philadelphus lewisii 'Goose Creek' (Mock Orange)
Mock Orange shrub
A shrub that grows up to ten feet tall and wide. It has double white fragrant flowers that smell like orange blossoms and bloom in the spring and summer. It is deciduous in the winter.
Plant with: Western Serviceberry (Amelanchier utahensis), Manzanita (Arctostaphylos species), Spicebush (Calycanthus occidentalis), Ceanothus species, Western Redbud (Cercis occidentalis), California Coffeeberry (Frangula californica), Oaks (Quercus species), and Gooseberry (Ribes species)
- Great as a hedge!
- Full sun to part shade
- Best in clay and loam soils
- Great companion plant under evergreen oaks
- Moderate water
- Attracts butterflies, bees, and birds
- Hardy up to -10 degrees
- California Native