Parrotia persica

Parrotia Persica ‘Persian ironwood’

The persian ironwood is a deciduous tree in the family Hamamelidaceae, the sole species in the genus Parrotia but closely related to the witch-hazel genus Hamamelis. It is native to northern Iran, where it is endemic in the Alborz mountains.

Foliage: deciduous, showy red, yellow, orange fall color
Mature Height: 20-40 ft.
Mature Width: 20-40 ft.
Sunlight: Full sun/partial shade
Growth Rate: Slow
What to Expect the First Year: As with all newly-planted trees, these need to be watered carefully through the first Spring/ Summer