SCHISANDRA chinensis

White or pale pink flowers on drooping stalks in spring.
Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
    Elliptic to obovate, minutely-toothed, glossy, dark-green leaves to 14cm (5½in) long.
  • Shades of pink
    All shades of pink through to Carmine (red)
  • White
    White or pale pink
  • Height
    10m (33ft)
  • Climber
    Some of these climbing plants will need trellis or wire supports if grown on walls or fences. Other grow aerial roots and are self-clinging
    Twining, woody climber with red shoots. Produces small clusters of flowers to 2cm (¾in) across.
  • Hardy - cold winter
    Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade

SCHISANDRA chinensis

 
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  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Dioecious, so plants of each gender are required for the production of fruit.
    Pests & Diseases
    None
    Place of origin
    Eastern Asia
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 8
    Suitable for: Wall trained shrubs and less vigorous climbers.
    Action: For climbers 'spur prune' by cutting back 3-4 buds of the permanent framework. For wall trained shrubs cut back flowered shoots to within 2-4 buds of permanent framework.
    When: Annually after flowers if on previous year's growth, or in late Winter or Spring if on current year's growth.

    RHS group 12 & 13
  • Seasonal Interest
    Spring
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
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Schisandra - Growing Guide

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