SelecTree: Tree Detail
PINK CHIMES JAPANESE SNOWBALL
Styrax japonicus 'Pink Chimes'
Photo Locations: The National Arboretum - Washington, DC
Branches droop but resist breakage. Trainable as a standard.
Rounded or Vase Shape.
Has Deciduous foliage.
Height: 20 - 30 feet.
Width: 15 - 25 feet.
Growth Rate: 12 to 24 Inches per Year.
Leaves Elliptic, Green, Golden or Yellow or Orange, Deciduous.
Flowers Showy. Pink. Flowers in Spring or Summer.
Persistent, Green Drupe, Medium (0.50 - 1.50 inches), fruiting in Summer or Fall.
Shading Capacity Rated as Moderate to Moderately Dense in Leaf.
Shading Capacity Rated as out of Leaf.
Tree Site Conditions & Constraints
Sunset Zones 4 - 9 and 14 - 21.
USDA Hardiness Zones 6 - 8.
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade.
Well Drained Soil.
Loam or Sand Texture.
Acidic Soil pH.
Health, Safety & Environmental Concerns
Root Damage Potential Rated as Low.
Special Uses & Values
Specimen, Buffer Strip, Container or Street Tree.
Cite this tree:
SelecTree. "Styrax japonicus 'Pink Chimes' Tree Record." 1995-2021. May 13, 2021.
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