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STYRAX japonicus

Commonly known as Japanese snowbell

Pendulous bell-like white flowers in profusion. A most attractive summer-flowering tree
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Small £20.00 each

Large £37.50 each
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Available autumn 2019
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3 - 5 Litre

Specimen £60.00 each
Delivery Information
Normally 3 - 5 days

Courier Only due to the size of this plant.
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7.5 to 10 Litre

  • Deciduous - oblong, glossy, mid- to dark-green leaves to 10cm (4in) long turning yellow or red in autumn
  • White - sometimes tinged pink
  • Height - 10m (30ft)
  • Spread - 8m (25ft)
  • Tree - spreading tree. Produces bell-shaped flowers 1.5cm (½in) long, singly or in clusters of 3-6 along the undersides of the branches.
  • Very hardy - Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Ornamental bark
  • Place of origin - China, Korea, Japan
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Woodland garden
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Is Scented Plant - Scented flowers
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus-rich
  • Neutral to acid soil
  • Tree Shape - Rounded to broadly spreading
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly
10m (30ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  8m (25ft)

Buy Varieties of STYRAX japonicus

STYRAX japonicus 'Emerald Pagoda'

STYRAX japonicus 'Emerald Pagoda'  >

Commonly known as: Japanese snowbell.
A vigorous form with large leaves and the largest flowers of any Styrax we have seen growing at Burncoose
£30.00 each

STYRAX japonicus 'Evening Light'

STYRAX japonicus 'Evening Light'  >

Commonly known as: Japanese snowbell.
A new styrax selection with dark purple leaves and white flowers
Medium £35.00 each

STYRAX japonicus 'Fargesii'  AWARD

STYRAX japonicus 'Fargesii'  >

Commonly known as: Japanese snowbell.
A more tree-like form with larger leaves
Small £25.00 each
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Large £55.00 each

STYRAX japonicus 'Pendulus'

STYRAX japonicus 'Pendulus'  >

Commonly known as: Japanese snowbell.
A form with trailing branches which is best grown over a bank to look up into the flowers
Small £30.00 each

STYRAX japonicus 'Pink Chimes'

STYRAX japonicus 'Pink Chimes'  >

Commonly known as: Japanese snowbell.
Delicate pink flowers
Small £30.00 each
Large £65.00 each

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