STYRAX japonicus 'Pink Chimes'

Commonly known as Japanese snowbell


STYRAX japonicus 'Pink Chimes'

 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only
Small £30.00 each 
Available again from SEPTEMBER / OCTOBER 2022 - Despatch will take place anytime between early September through to late October as stock becomes available.
Large £60.00 each 
Delivery Information Available again from SEPTEMBER / OCTOBER 2022

 

  • Deciduous
    minutely-toothed, glossy, mid- to dark green leaves to 10cm (4in) long, turning yellow or red in autumn.
  • Shades of pink All shades of pink through to Carmine (red)
    Pink
  • Height
    10m (33ft)
  • Spread
    8m (26ft)
  • Tree
    Graceful, spreading tree with a profusion of bell-shaped flowers hanging from the undersides of the branches.
  • 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 - can be pruned after flowering to restrict its size.
  • Ornamental bark
    on older branches the bark splits to reveal orange inner bark providing winter interest
  • Pests & Diseases
    none
  • Place of origin
    China, Korea, Japan
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Flower Shape
    Bell/Lantern - bell-shaped 1.5cm (½in) long
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Suitable for small gardens
  • Woodland garden
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf margin
    Serrulate see photos above
  • Leaf shape
    Elliptic see photos above
  • Oblong
  • 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
  • Scented Plants
    Scented flowers
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus-rich
  • Neutral to acid soil
  • Tree Shape
    Rounded to broadly spreading
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
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Shrubs and Trees - Seeds - 1) Collecting Seeds
Shrubs and Trees - Seeds - 2) Storing Seeds
Shrubs and Trees - Seeds - 3) Planting Seeds
Styrax - Care Guide
Trees - Care Guide
10m (33ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  8m (26ft)
 

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