Height: 15-30'; Spread: 20'
Evergreen; spreading form; dense canopy.
Creamy white flowers in clusters 6" across bloom March - May; green, inedible fruit follows (not considered messy). Smooth, medium gray bark.
Creamy-white flowers in clusters 6" across, bloom March-May.
Yellow fruit, 1" across, occasionally forms in the fall.
Smooth, gray bark.
In general, 15-20 gallons per week for the first 2 years; 15-20 gallons twice a month for the 3rd year; as needed after 3 years (varies by soil, sun, and wind conditions).
- Tree Care:
Moderate. Early pruning will establish and maintain a central leader and train a good shape. Remove inner branches to open crown for light.
Sandy soils. Sun or shade.
- Special Considerations:
Trees often lightly rooted at time of planting. Needs good drainage, extra water in sandy soils or windy conditions.
- Notable Traits:
Native to China. Heavy textured tree with interesting foliage. Attracts birds.