Little Epaulette Tree

Little Epaulette Tree

Little Epaulette Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Pterostyrax corymbosa
Hardiness Zones:   5 to 8
Growth_Rate:   Moderate
Site Requirements:   Sun to light shade; moist well drained soil
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Rounded head; open head with age; slender branches; some what shrub like
Height:   20 to 30'
Weight:   20 to 30
Leaf:   2 to 4.5" alternate, simple leaves; dark green above, silvery green underneath
Flower/Fruit:   5 to 10" panicles of white flowers in early summer; fragrant; .5" winged fruit
Comments:    Flowers at an early age; prefers a hot sunny location
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   --