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Philadelphus pubescens (Hoary mock orange)
Cressler, Alan

Philadelphus pubescens

Philadelphus pubescens Loisel.

Hoary Mock Orange

Hydrangeaceae (Hydrangea Family)


USDA Symbol: phpu4

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (I)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub
Leaf Arrangement: Opposite
Leaf Shape: Ovate

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Yellow


USA: AL , AR , CT , GA , IA , IL , KY , LA , MA , MD , MO , MS , NY , OH , OK , PA , SC , TN , TX , VA , WY

Value to Beneficial Insects

Special Value to Native Bees

This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Philadelphus pubescens in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Philadelphus pubescens in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Philadelphus pubescens


Record Modified: 2015-05-28
Research By: DEW

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