Japanese Spicebush Tree

Japanese Spicebush Tree

Japanese Spicebush Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Lindera obtusiloba
Hardiness Zones:   6 to 9
Growth_Rate:   Slow to moderate
Site Requirements:   Sun to partial shade; moist well drained soil
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Multistemmed; rounded
Height:   10 to 20
Weight:   10 to 15'
Leaf:   2.5 to 5" alternate simple leathery leaves; golden yellow fall color
Flower/Fruit:   Greenish yellow flowers in spring; small red fruit that turns black
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Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   --