A small and beautiful tree to appreciate from all angles and in all seasons, the stewartia is remarkably easy to grow. Just provide moist, acidic soil in a location protected by afternoon shade, and enjoy this pest- and disease-free tree.
In midsummer, it's spangled with white, camellia-like flowers. Fall foliage deepens to shades of red, gold, or purple. And the peeling trunk bark reveals a mottled pattern of orange and tan that's always intriguing, especially in winter.
- Part Sun
- Plant Type:
- Plant Height:
- To 50 feet tall
- Plant Width:
- To 25 feet wide
- Landscape Uses:
- Containers,Beds & Borders,Slopes
- Special Features:
- Flowers,Attractive Foliage,Fall Color,Winter Interest
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