Japanese Snowbell

Japanese Snowbell

Regular price $30.00 Sale

Styrax japonicus

Lovely, slightly fragrant, white, bell-shaped flowers drip from strongly horizontal side branches with dark green foliage in early summer:  May - June

A splendid small tree for use adjacent to a patio or near a pathway. Foliage turns yellow to red in the Autumn.

* Deer Resistant *

Photo courtesy of Toms Creek Nursery in Denton, NC
Ornamental Characteristics
Category Flowering Tree
Foliage Type Deciduous
Height 20' - 30'
Spread 20' +
Shape Upright & Spreading
Primary Foliage Color Dark Green (ovate shaped leaves)
Seasonal Foliage Color Yellow - Red
Flowering Season Spring and Summer
Flower Color White
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Moderate
Sun Preferences Full Sun or Partial Sun
Water Preferences Average - Prepare planting area for adequate drainage. Poor drainage results in root rot. 
Cold Hardiness Zone 5 - 8