Photo by: Chris Klapwijk
Predominant Flower Color: Pink
Flower/Truss Description: Rotate-campanulate, about 2" across, pale pink or mauve to deep rose. Inflorescence 1-2 flowered.
Foliage Description: Leaves elliptic to obovate, up to 2½" long, in whorls of 5 at branch tips, deciduous.
Plant Habit: Broadly upright shrub or small tree
Height: 4 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: -5°F (
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): E
Sub Genus: Pentanthera
Geographical Origin: Japan (Honshu, Shikoku, Kyushu)