Japanese Raisin Tree

Japanese Raisin Tree

Japanese Raisin Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Hovenia dulcis
Hardiness Zones:   5 to 8
Growth_Rate:   Moderate
Site Requirements:   Sun to light shade; range of soil types except wet soil
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Upright; oval to rounded habit; uniform ascending branches
Height:   30'
Weight:   20'
Leaf:   4 to 7" alternate, simple leaves; nonshowy to yellow fall color
Flower/Fruit:   Pale green to white fragrant flowers in summer; .3" red seed capsules are edible; have strong sweet fragrance
Comments:    Casts light shade; gray to gray brown
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   Bark