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6th January 2021. In line with the current government lockdown rules, Burncoose Nurseries is closed to visitors. However at present we are able to offer click and collect to local customers. This will be weekdays only, not weekends. Mail order is continuing as normal. However please allow extra time for the couriers to deliver, once despatched from us. Sorry to say that some depots are experiencing high volumes of traffic, also staff shortages.


Rare shrub referred to as Chinese flowering chestnut. Leaves, flowers and seeds are all edible.

Genus of one species of erect, deciduous shrub found in scrub and at woodland margins in northern China.

  • Deciduous - shrub
  • Full sun - in frosty areas shelter from cold drying winds
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - grown for its pinnate leaves and 5-petalled, star-shaped flowers.
  • Pests & Diseases - coral spot
  • Place of origin - northern China
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil -

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A rare plant with erect panicles of white flowers in MAY
£22.00 each
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