Native Region: Central and Western China
Paulownia tomentosa 'var. tsinglingensis'
Zone Range: 05-08
Preferred Climate: Temperate
Harvest Date: Sunday 13 November, 2011
Seed count: 50-60
Fast-growing, broadly columnar deciduous tree that produces fragrant lilac flowers in large upright panicles in late spring as the leaves emerge. Tolerates atmospheric pollution and poor soil. Makes a spectacular specimen tree to 40 feet high with a 30 foot spread.
For maximum freshness, please keep seed refrigerated in its original packaging until it is time to plant.
Sow seed in containers in a cold frame in autumn or spring. Grow in fertile, well-drained soil in full sun.