FEATURES: A tall stately tree with corrugated dark bark contrasting with grey-green slender leaves that glisten in the rain giving a stunning effect. Clusters of fragrant, pink to white flowers from late to spring to summer.
CONDITIONS: Suits most soil types. Prefers moist, well drained soil in full sun to partial-shade. Tolerates dry periods.
PLANTING IDEAS AND USES:
- magnificent feature specimen for parks and large gardens
- ideal tree for contrast
- Farm planting