Korean Stewartia Tree

Korean Stewartia Tree

Korean Stewartia Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Stewartia koreana
Hardiness Zones:   5 to 7
Growth_Rate:   Moderate to slow
Site Requirements:   Sun to partial shade; moist well drained soil
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Somewhat pyramidal to upright; dense
Height:   20 to 30
Weight:   --
Leaf:   1.2 to 4" alternate, simple leaves; red to reddish purple fall color
Flower/Fruit:   3" white flowers with yellow stamens in summer for an extended period
Comments:    Rich flaky bark; ranges from gray to brown and orangish brown; difficult to transplant
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   --