Neillia sinensis

Chinese Neillia

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Shrub
Growth Rate -
Mature Height - 5-10'
Mature Width - 5-10'
Longevity -

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower - 12-20 delicate pink flowers in each slender, nodding, 1-2.5" raceme in May
Fruit -
Leaf -
Fall Color -
Bark - Brown, exfoliating with age
Other Features - Rare outside of botanical gardens and arboreta. Could be used for massing and perhaps bank plantings or as a filler in the shrub border.
Possible Use -
Season Of Interest -

Culture and Care:
Care Requirements - High heat may reduce growth; prefers a well-drained, moist soil. Flowers on previous season’s wood so prune after flowering.
Native Habitat - Central China, 1901
Diseases and Insects - Rich green foliage is not troubled by any insect or disease
Strength -
Weakness -

Plants of this taxon:
Bed 89
Bed 234

Find Related Plants:
- Other plants with the common name Neillia.
- Other plants of the family Rosaceae.
- Other plants of the genus Neillia.
- Other plants of the species Neillia sinensis.