SelecTree: Tree Detail

ENKIANTHUS
Enkianthus campanulatus 'Albiflorus'

General Notes

Utility Friendly Tree Utility friendly tree.

Slow growing shrub to 20 feet. Showy white flowers.

Family: Ericaceae

Tree Characteristics

Rounded Shape.

Has Deciduous foliage.

Height: 10 - 20 feet.

Width: 5 - 10 feet.

Growth Rate: 12 Inches per Year.

Longevity 40 to 60 years.

Leaves Elliptic to Obovate, Blue Green, Red, Orange or Multicolored, Deciduous.

Flowers Showy. White. Flowers in Spring. Has perfect flowers (male and female parts in each flower).

Brown Capsule, Small (0.25 - 0.50 inches), fruiting in Summer.

Bark Dark Brown or Light Green, Smooth.

Shading Capacity Rated as Moderate in Leaf.

Shading Capacity Rated as Moderate out of Leaf.

Tree Site Conditions & Constraints

Sunset Zones 2 - 9 and 14 - 21.

USDA Hardiness Zones 5 - 8.

Exposure Partial Shade.

Moist Soil.

Loam Texture.

Highly Acidic to Slightly Alkaline Soil pH.

Seaside Tolerance is Good in Mild Zone.

Health, Safety & Environmental Concerns

Branch Strength Rated as Medium.

Root Damage Potential Rated as Low.

None Known Health Hazard.

Special Uses & Values

Screen.

Cite this tree:
SelecTree. "Enkianthus campanulatus 'Albiflorus' Tree Record." 1995-2018. Jan 22, 2018.
< http://selectree.calpoly.edu/tree-detail/enkianthus-campanulatus-albiflorus >

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