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Commonly known as Snowbell tree
Fragrant snowbell flowers presented as solitary, in pendent, terminal or axillary racemes or panicles, or produced in clusters on short branchlets.
Graceful trees for a woodland garden.
Genus of about 130 species of deciduous or evergreen shrubs or small trees found in woodland or thickets in Europe, Asia, and North America, including Mexico.
White - 'Pink Chimes' is a delicate pink
Hardy - very cold winter - Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
Full sun - shelter from cold, drying winds
Additional Features - Good to know - large shrub or small tree, of graceful habit. Attractive to bees. Good for woodland garden. Flowers on previous year's wood
Pests & Diseases - trouble free
Place of origin - Europe, Asia and North America
Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
Flower Shape - Cup-shaped
Hardiness - Fully hardy
Scented Plants - Scented flowers
Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil
Neutral to acid soil
Wildlife - Bee friendly
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