CHEYENNE® mock orange

Philadelphus lewisii 'PWY01S'

Cheyenne Mock Orange, Philadelphus lewisii, Plant Select
Cheyenne Mock Orange, Philadelphus lewisii, Plant Select
This North American native forms an attractive shape in a variety of sites and soils. A selection at the USDA Field Station at Cheyenne, Wyoming, where the parent plant has formed a spectacular and carefree specimen. It has thrived over many decades there with no care. Intensely fragrant, nearly two-inch, white blooms. Shrub. Xeriscape.

Tips from the pros: Give it lots of room to grow. Periodic pruning will encourage new stems. It is very sensitive to herbicide.
Plant Type Shrub
Height 6-7 feet
Width 6-7 feet
Flowering Season Early to midsummer
Flower Color White
Sun Sun, Partial Sun
Water Needs Moderate to dry
USDA Hardiness Zone Zones 3-9
Soil Type Dry clay, sandy loam
Deer Resistant Yes
Good for Pollination Yes
Winter Interest Yes
North American Native Yes
Year Introduced 2001