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
  • 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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XANTHOCERAS sorbifolium

XANTHOCERAS sorbifolium

a rare plant with erect panicles of white flowers in MAY

£22.00 each 
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Estimated availability autumn 2022 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.

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