Colchis Bladdernut Tree

Colchis Bladdernut Tree

Colchis Bladdernut Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Staphylea colchica
Hardiness Zones:   3 to 8
Growth_Rate:   Moderate to rapid
Site Requirements:   Sun to partial shade; moist well drained soil
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Upright; heavily branched suckering shrub to small tree; sometimes widespread
Height:   6 to 10'
Weight:   -
Leaf:   3 to 5 dark green leaflets
Flower/Fruit:   Orange blossom fragrant flowers in May; inflated balloon like fruit
Comments:    Spreads by suckers
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   Coulombieri