White Fringetree Multiple trunks - $65

Chionanthus virginicus

3 in stock

Family :
Oléaceae
Origin :
Horticultural
Hardiness :
5b
Exposition :
Full sun or partial shade
Height at maturity :
3 m
Spread at maturity :
3 m
Spacing requirement from power lines and infrastructure :
None
Tree size :
Small
Crown shape :
Erect, globular and irregular shape; strong, stiff, gray branches
Roots :
Intermediate root system
Growth rate :
Slow
Soil and moisture :
Average humidity
Tolerance to pollution :
Average
Tolerance to road salt :
Average
Tolerance to spray salt :
Low
Tolerance to compaction :
Low
Common problems (disease, fungus, insects) :
Some sensitivity to scale and borers (especially when grown in dry locations). Sensitive to chlorosis in alkaline soils (yellowing of foliage)
Special comments :
Shrub. This varitety has several trunks.

LEAVES

Oblong, elliptical and opposite; 8 to 20 cm in length; dense foliage; late budburst; green in summer and yellow in fall

 

 

FLOWERS

Long, loose, pendulous panicles; very decorative; 1.5 to 3 cm in length; dioecious shrub; white and lightly scented

FRUITS

Drupes; 1.5 to 2 cm in diameter; reddish blue in autumn

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