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STACHYURUS praecox

Short racemes of drooping yellow flowers with bronzy stems
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STACHYURUS praecox

 
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  • Deciduous
    tapered, mid-green leaves to 18cm (7in) long
  • Yellow
  • Height
    3m (10ft)
  • Spread
    2.5m (8ft)
  • Tall Shrub
    Open, spreading shrub with arching, red-purple shoots. Produces flowers 7mm (¼in) across in racemes to 10cm (4in) long
  • 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
  • Additional Features
    Good to know - wildlife plant - nectar and pollen for insects.
  • Pests & Diseases
    none
  • Place of origin
    Japan
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Woodland garden
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf margin
    Dentate see photos above
  • Leaf shape
    Ovate see photos above
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 1
    Suitable for: Deciduous and evergreen trees, and some deciduous shrubs.
    Pruning: Minimal pruning required. Prune wayward or crossing branches to maintain a healthy framework.
    When: When dormant in the late winter/early spring. Some in the summer/autumn to prevent bleeding of sap.

    RHS group 1
  • Seasonal Interest
    Spring
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions
    Acid / ericaceous loving
  • Fertile moist well-drained soil
    humus-rich
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
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3m (10ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  2.5m (8ft)
 

Buy Varieties of STACHYURUS praecox

STACHYURUS praecox 'Devon Purple'

STACHYURUS praecox 'Devon Purple'

Purple new shoots retaining a purplish tint through the growing season

 
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