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PINK CHIMES JAPANESE SNOWBALL
Styrax japonicus 'Pink Chimes'

Styrax japonicus 'Pink Chimes' Styrax japonicus 'Pink Chimes' Styrax japonicus 'Pink Chimes' Styrax japonicus 'Pink Chimes' Styrax japonicus 'Pink Chimes' Styrax japonicus 'Pink Chimes' Styrax japonicus 'Pink Chimes' Styrax japonicus 'Pink Chimes'

Photo Locations: The National Arboretum - Washington, DC

General Notes

Branches droop but resist breakage. Trainable as a standard.

Family: Styracaceae

Tree Characteristics

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.
< https://selectree.calpoly.edu/tree-detail/styrax-japonicus-pink-chimes >

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