PlantsXanthocerasXanthoceras sorbifolium

Also sold as:
Xanthoceras sorbifolia

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 6a -23.3 °C (-10 °F) to -20.6 °C (-5 °F)
Plant Height: 8 feet or more
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Edible Parts: Seeds or Nuts
Resistances: Powdery Mildew
Birds
Deer Resistant
Gophers/Voles
Rabbit Resistant
Squirrels
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Pollinators: Self

Up close look at flowers.

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Comments:
Posted by janelp_lee (Toronto, Ontario - Zone 6a) on Mar 26, 2020 1:38 PM

Very beautiful and cold-hardy flowering shrub/small tree with flowers that change color before they wilt. Plant growth is rather slow, so be patient when you grow it from seeds.

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