scentless mockorange Hydrangeaceae Philadelphus inodorus
Leaf:Opposite, simple, oblong to ovate, sparsely serrated to entire, 2 to 4 inches long, green above, lighter below.
Flower:Perfect, showy, white, solitary or clustered, about 1 inch in diameter, non-fragrant, appearing in late spring to early summer.
Fruit:Dry, four-parted capsule, 1/2 inch long, persistent.
Twig:Slender, light brown to reddish brown, raised leaf scar, 3 bundle scars, hidden bud.
Bark:Light brown, coarsely shreddy.
Form:Shrub, with an overall rounded shape and arching branches, reaching up to 10 feet tall.