Snowbell (Styrax japonicus)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Tree
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Plant Height: 20 to 50 feet (6-15m)
Plant Spread: 20 to 30 feet (6-9m)
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Blooms on new wood
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Uses: Flowering Tree
Resistances: Salt tolerant

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Location: Central MD zone 6Date: 2013-06-14
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Location: Central MD zone 6Date: 2013-06-14
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Location: near SeattleDate: 2016-10-23The fleshy husk splits and falls off in autumn revealing the brow
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Location: WashingtonDate: 2015-10-21
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Location: my garden near SeattleDate: 2016-10-21volunteer under my tree
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Photo Courtesy of Secret Garden Growers.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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mystery tree by shiloh Oct 5, 2016 6:55 PM 6
Lets watch our iris grow....... by Paul2032 May 6, 2013 4:26 PM 384
Salt tolerant plants by eclayne Feb 8, 2013 9:39 PM 130

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