PARROTIA

Commonly known as Persian ironwood

SCALLOPED foliage coloured in shades of red, orange and yellow and a siver-grey bark whence its metallic common name is derived. In the witch hazel family. Named after German naturalist Friedrich Parrot.

Genus of 2 species of deciduous tree from forests in the Caucasus, northern Iran and eastern China.

Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
  • Tree
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade

Buy Varieties of PARROTIA

PARROTIA persica

PARROTIA persica

Irontree, Persian ironwood

excellent autumn colour with small red flowers in February-March on bare stems

 
Small
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£16.00 each 
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£65.00 each 
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PARROTIA persica 'Persian Spire'

PARROTIA persica 'Persian Spire'

Irontree, Persian ironwood

purple shoots in spring and dark green leaves with a striking purple border in summer. Yellow to orange autumn colour

 
£25.00 each 
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PARROTIA persica 'Vanessa'

PARROTIA persica 'Vanessa'

Irontree, Persian ironwood

glossy red shoots and young leaves edged with bronze-red. More upright tree-like habit

 
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£30.00 each 
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