Plant Details

Small graceful tress grown for their delightful foliage and wonderful autumn colour.

Month Available: April

Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous

Flower Colour: Blue

Suitable For Wildlife: None

Soil Type: Well-drained

Sun/Shade: Full sun or partial shade

Season of Interest: Spring, Summer, Autumn

Flower/Foliage/Berries: Foliage

Plant Type: Ornamental Tree

Hardy: Protect from severe frosts

Main Attribute: Focal point from spring to autumn; autumn colour.

Height / Spread: Varies on variety

Growing Tips & Additional Information

Plant in dappled shade to prevent them from becoming scorched in hot weather.

Where to Plant: Patio pots, Borders

Pests and Diseases: Scale, Mealy bug.

Plant Care: Trees in borders require mulching every few years, those in pots need feeding in spring.

Care and Time: Medium - winter

Warning: None

Benefits: Structure for the garden, foliage interest, autumn feature

History: Historically found in Japanese style gardens.