Davidia involucrata var. vilmoriniana

Hardy Dove Tree

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Tree
Growth Rate - Medium
Mature Height - 20-40'
Mature Width - 20-40'
Longevity - Medium

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower - Brush-like mass of creamy white flowers, 0.75" diameter, 3" long pendulous peduncle.
Fruit - Solitary ovoid 1.5" long drupe green with purplish bloom
Leaf -
Fall Color - No fall color, leaves die off green or brown.
Bark - Orange, brown scaly
Other Features - Beautiful flowering tree has a bad habit of slow flowering and inconsistent flowering
Possible Use -
Season Of Interest -

Culture and Care:
Care Requirements - Transplants balled and burlapped in well drained moist soil prefers light shade
Native Habitat - China, Zones 6-7
Diseases and Insects - None serious
Strength -
Weakness -

Plants of this taxon:
-not currently in our collection-

Find Related Plants:
- Other plants with the common name Dove Tree.
- Other plants of the family Nyssaceae.
- Other plants of the genus Davidia.
- Other plants of the species Davidia involucrata.