Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - ShrubGrowth Rate - MediumMature Height - 6-10'Mature Width - 6-10'Longevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Perfect, small, light creamy yellow, 5 petals, blooms March-April on fascicles of 1-4' on previous years woodFruit - Red cherry-like, 1/2" long ripens in July – September, attracts birdsLeaf - Fall Color - Yellow-greenBark - Light gray-brown on older stems, with long, slender, round, 0.25-0.5" long spines. Bark exfoliates in long papery strips.Other Features - First shrub to thrust its green leaves. Hardiness zone 4-7.Possible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Easily transplanted to fertile, well-drained soil in an open, sunny location. Prune when overgrown.Native Habitat - Manchuria, Cultivated 1896Diseases and Insects - Resistant to pestsStrength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Prinsepia.- Other plants of the family Rosaceae.- Other plants of the genus Prinsepia.- Other plants of the species Prinsepia sinensis.