Lusciously fragrant flowers in March, which linger for weeks. This is prized as one of the earliest blooming and most fragrant shrubs known. Grows to be a large, sprawling shrub 6′ high and wide, so give it plenty of room. Flowers best in at least half-sun.
Great article this shrub here, including different ways to prune it into a small tree, espalier, or vigorous shrub.