Plants, Weird and unusual, Common and underutilized, Mail order, flat rate of €12.50 throughout Ireland,
A loose, upright, graceful shrub growing about 3m tall.
Leaves are glossy green, 8-10cm long and half as wide with a distinct reddish pedicel and central vein on the underside.
Flowers are a loose, pendant, panicle about 8-10cm wide and 5cm long. Fragrant flowers occuring in early June are pinkish in the bud, opening white with a pink tinge