facebook instagram pinterest2 twitter youtube basket blog
Plant Sales Enquiries 020 8367 8809
Paramount Plants and Gardens logo
The UK's Leading Specialists For Mature Trees & Shrubs
0
BASKET EMPTY

Styrax Japonicus Fragrant Fountain

Styrax Japonicus Fragrant Fountain is also known as Snowbell shrub, very fragrant variety with beautiful white flowers, for sale online UK delivery
Styrax Japonicus Fragrant Fountain flowering
Available Sizes to buy online All Prices Include VAT
Height Excluding Pot:
1.25-1.5m (4ft 1-4ft 11)

Pot size: 20 Litres

Plant ID: 6519 2
Click to view photo of this size
Styrax Japonicus Fragrant Fountain
Styrax Japonicus Fragrant Fountain 1.25-1.5 m

This image displays plant 1.25-1.5 m tall.

Height Excluding Pot:
1.25-1.5m (4ft 1-4ft 11)

Pot size: 20 Litres

Plant ID: 6519 2
Was £240.00
40% Off - Now £144.00
PRE-ORDER
Pay to pre-order this plant for delivery estimated by 01.04.2020
Quantity:
Was £240.00
40% Off - Now £144.00
PRE-ORDER
Pay to pre-order this plant for delivery estimated by 01.04.2020
Quantity:

Styrax japonicus Fragrant Fountain or Japanese Snowbell Fragrant Fountain
Showy and fragrant, Japanese Snowbell Fragrant Fountain is a weeping deciduous ornamental tree. Prized for its profusion of scented white blossoms and compact size, this extraordinary cultivar is an excellent choice for a specimen tree, both for large and small gardens.

Unlike its close Styrax relatives, who sport a wide, spreading habit, Styrax japonicus Fragrant Fountain has elegant, pendulous branches. Its lush, deciduous foliage consists of glossy, leathery, dark green leaves that turn to rich hues of yellow and gold in the autumn. Even though this cultivar looks stunning throughout the seasons, it is at its best in the spring, when the flowering season starts. The large, bell-shaped, flowers are borne on drooping stems, their attractive appearance enhanced by long, pale gold stamens dangling from the centre. The blossoms are highly fragrant and have a pleasant, sweet scent.

Easy to grow and to care for, Japanese Snowbell Fragrant Fountain thrives in partial shade and consistently moist, well-drained soil. It will tolerate a sunny spot in the garden, as well as sandy and clay soils. For best results, choose a sheltered location for planting, as cold, drying winds might damage the plant.

Belonging to genus that is native to Asia, Styrax japonicus Fragrant Fountain can survive in areas where winter temperatures do not drop below -15 degrees, and is fully hardy in the United Kingdom. Exceptionally resilient, this variety is considered to be generally pest and disease free. Staying compact as it matures, this ornamental tree has a maximum height of 2 metres. Its size and slow growth rate make it an ideal tree for small gardens, as it does not take up too much space even when it is fully grown. When it comes to maintenance, Japanese Snowbell Fragrant Fountain will not require extensive pruning to stay in shape. Routine removal of dead, congested or damaged stems will keep the plant healthy and the habit tidy.

With an elegant, weeping habit and a breath-taking display of blossoms in the spring, Styrax japonicus Fragrant Fountain creates an impressive effect in any landscape. Plant it in a mixed shrub border, where evergreen shrubs would serve as a perfect backdrop, or on its own, to be grown as a focus of interest in a garden. As it is suitable for growing in large containers, this eye-catching tree can be used to decorate patios or roof gardens.

 


FREQUENTLY BOUGHT WITH >>
Acer Palmatum Dissectum Flavescens for sale UK
Acer Palmatum Dissectum Flavescens
Cercidiphyllum Japonicum Katsura Tree for sale UK
Cercidiphyllum Japonicum Katsura Tree
Pyrus Salicifolia Pendula - Weeping Silver Pear for sale UK
Pyrus Salicifolia Pendula - Weeping Silver Pear
Magnolia Denudata Yulan Lily Tree for sale UK
Magnolia Denudata Yulan Lily Tree


Secure Trading MasterCard-Visa MasterCard Maestro Visa PayPal