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Chitalpa tashkentensis 'Pink Dawn'
Pink Dawn Chitalpa

Chitalpa tashkentensis 'Pink Dawn'
Chitalpa tashkentensis 'Pink Dawn'
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Price: £22.50 Quantity :

Description

Information Only - Unusual in the United Kingdom, Chitalpa tashkentensis 'Pink Dawn' has long, narrow, dark green leaves and lovely pale pink, azalea-like flowers in late summer. In a hot sunny garden, masses of pink flowers make this a particularly eye-catching flowering tree.

Ideally suited for a hot, south facing garden against a sunny wall or fence.

Looking for something similar? Try Dipelta floribunda (Rosy Dipelta)

This plant is currently listed on our website for Information Only - While we have grown this plant before, sadly it is not currently available for sale. We hope to have this plant for sale at some point in the future and at this time it will be re-enabled on our website.


  • Position: Hot position in full sun.
  • Soil: Fertile, well-drained soils.
  • Hardiness: Reasonably hardy. Shelter from cold winter winds.
  • Flowering Period: June - July.
  • Flower Colour: Pale purplish-pink
  • Rate of Growth: Moderate.
  • Habit: Chitalpa tashkentensis 'Pink Dawn' grows to be a large rounded shrub in the UK once established.
    • Height: up to 5 m (16 ft)
    • Spread: 3 m (10 ft)
  • Notes: This plant is also known as x Chitalpa tashkentensis 'Pink Dawn' and is most suited to a very hot, sunny garden. In cool areas of the U.K. or shady gardens, this plant may not flower well or at all.

 


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