Japanese Snowbell

Styrax japonicum

A wonderful tree as a focal point or specimen in your yard. Appropriate for smaller yards as it is slow growing and matures to be 20 ft tall by 15 to 20 ft wide. The Japanese snowbell is covered with white fragrant blossoms in June or July. It has a lovely shape and a gracefully spreading habit. The Japanese snowbell is reliable and easy to grow.

Zones: Hardy to Zone 5
Leaf Description: Deciduous, medium green, ovate
Flower Description: White, bell shaped, fragrant flowers
Mature Height: 20 ft
Mature Spread: 15 to 20 ft
Growth Rate: Slow
Habit: Rounded, gracefully spreading
Light Requirements: Full sun to partial shade
Soil Tolerances: Adaptable, prefers a moist but well drained soil