Snowbell Tree Seeds
(Styrax japonica) Zones 5 - 8. Deciduous.
Japanese Snowbell is a wonderfully fragrant tree, reaching 20 feet in height and bearing clusters of small white flowers. We first discovered this plant while visiting Vancouver. We smelled it before we saw it and our noses led us to something beautiful!
Cold Hardiness: Zones 5 - 8
Size: Small tree.
Growth Rate: Medium - Fast
Nitrogen Fixer: No
Native Plant: No.
Germination: 60 - 80%
Stratification: 5 months warm stratification followed by 3 months cold & moist.
Sun requirements: Full Sun to partial shade.
Soil Requirements: Rich, slightly acidic soil. Medium moisture.
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