SelecTree: Tree Detail
Photo Locations: Washington Park Arboretum - Seattle, WA
Utility friendly tree.
Needs ample water and good drainage.
Native to Japan.
Additional Common Names
RED-VEIN ENKIANTHUS, NECKLACE SHRUB
Has Deciduous foliage.
Height: 10 - 20 feet.
Width: 5 - 10 feet.
Growth Rate: 12 Inches per Year.
Longevity Less than 50 years.
Leaves Oval, Blue Green, Red, Deciduous.
Flowers Showy. Green, Red, White or Yellow. Flowers in Spring. Has perfect flowers (male and female parts in each flower).
Brown Capsule, Small (0.25 - 0.50 inches), fruiting in Summer or Fall.
Bark Red Brown, Smooth.
Shading Capacity Rated as Moderate in Leaf.
Shading Capacity Rated as Moderate out of Leaf.
Litter Issue is Dry Fruit.
Tree Site Conditions & Constraints
Sunset Zones 2 - 9 and 14 - 21.
USDA Hardiness Zones 5 - 8.
Exposure Partial Shade.
Clay, Loam or Sand Texture.
Highly Acidic to Neutral Soil pH.
Seaside Tolerance is Good in Mild Zone.
Pests & Disease Information
Susceptible to Scales.
Health, Safety & Environmental Concerns
Branch Strength Rated as Medium.
Root Damage Potential Rated as Low.
None Known Health Hazard.
Special Uses & Values
Cite this tree:
SelecTree. "Enkianthus campanulatus Tree Record." 1995-2018. Apr 23, 2018.
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