Native Region: northern China, Korea, Japan
Zone Range: 6-8
Preferred Climate: temperate
Harvest Date: Sunday 10 November, 2013
Seed count: 20-25
This broadly columnar deciduous tree has rounded dark green leaves and bears fragrant bell-shaped white flowers in pendent racemes in early summer. Yellow fall foliage. Height to 40 feet; spread 22 feet.
For maximum freshness, please keep seed refrigerated in its original packaging until it is time to plant. Sow seed in containers when ripe. Keep at 15 degrees Celsius for 3 months, then at 0-5 degrees Celsius for 3 months. Grow in a moist but well-drained, fertile, humusy neutral to acidic soil in full sun or part shade.