Native Region: eastern China
Zone Range: 7-10
Preferred Climate: temperate
Harvest Date: Tuesday 27 October, 2015
Seed count: 10-12
This bushy deciduous shrub or small tree with glossy dark green leaves bears star-shaped white flowers with yellow stamens in late spring and early summer. Height and spread to 20 feet.
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. Grow in moderately fertile, humusy moist but well-drained acidic soil in full sun or part shade. Does not tolerate very exposed sites.