Tree & Hedge Company


Osmanthus x burkwoodii

A hardy average growing evergreen, bushy, densely branched hedge.

Soil types
Likes nutrient rich, moist, well-drained soil
Likes full sun to shade
Annual growth rate
Annual growth average 30-40cm
Strengths include a strong, sweet scent and a tolerance of pruning
Ideal for ornamental hedges
Roots are non-evasive
Coastal planting tolerance
Suitable for coastal planting
Formal hedge pruning
Prune in May after flowering and August
Suitable for livestock or horse enclosures

Glossy dark green, toothed, leathery leaves 2 to 4cm long, oval-elliptic. White flowers in clusters in April-May with a strong sweet fragrance that can be smelled from several metres away.

Our Prices

£130.20 per metre (supply only)

£176.70 per metre (supply, plant & guarantee)

The above costs are for our award winning, fully formed, instant hedges at 1.2 metres (4ft) high. 1.5m (5ft) and 1.8m (6ft) high options are also available. Prices are based on 50 linear metres of hedge supply and are subject to haulage charges within 50 miles of our nursery although we can also deliver to anywhere within the UK. Our guarantee is subject to the inclusion of our automatic irrigation system being installed whilst the planting of the hedge is carried out and also the following on monitoring aftercare costs carried out by one of our maintenance operatives. Costs will be provided for this service. All of our hedges are subject to availability at time of ordering. If required, hedge ends cost £75.00 each.

Instant Hedge Projects

Browse some of our recent instant hedge installations with our latest case studies below.