Seven Son Flower Tree

Seven Son Flower Tree

Seven Son Flower Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Heptacodium miconioides
Hardiness Zones:   5 to 8
Growth_Rate:   Moderate
Site Requirements:   Sun to partial shade; range of soil types including dry sand and wet heavy clay
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Multistemmed; fountainesque; upright spreading
Height:   10 to 20
Weight:   8 to 10'
Leaf:   3 to 4" opposite, simple leaves; nonshowy fall color; leaves persist into November
Flower/Fruit:   Clusters of creamy white flowers in late summer to fall; fragrant; small rounded fruit with a cherry red to rose purple calyx
Comments:    Exfoliating bark to reveal light brown bark; easy to transplant
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   --