Scientific Name: Stewartia pseudocamellia Form: Oval - vertical
Common Name:Japanese stewartiaTexture:Medium
Family Name:TheaceaeHabit: Arching, Upright, Spreading
Plant Type: Tree - deciduous Mature Size (ht. X w.):15 - 22m x 7 - 10m
Origin: Hardiness Zone:Zone 5: (-29 to -23 C)
Leaves: Simple, Alternate, Elliptic Obovate
Flowers: Flowers solitary, (Floriferous), White, Yellow, Jun- Jul
Fruit: Capsule, Brown, Sep- Oct
Exposure: Full sun, Filtered shade
Soil: Well-drained, Humus rich
Landscape Uses: Accent plant, Fall interest, Shade tree, Small garden/space, Street (boulevard tree), Summer interest, Winter interest, Woodland margin
Key ID Features:Flowers with 5 large white petals and many yellow stamens; fruit capsule, 5 sections. Winter ID: buds long, slender, 45 degrees angle.