Category: Tree - Deciduous
Zones: 6 to 8
Size: 15 to 25' tall and similar width
Growth Rate: Moderate
Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade
White fragrant flowers in spring. Exfoliating bark.
Native to China, Korea, Taiwan and Japan.
Introduced by Robert Fortune in 1845.
First published in Paxton's Fl. Gard. 3: 83 in 1852.
RHS First Class Certificate in 1885.