Parrotiopsis jacquemontiana is a rare upright large shrub with clusters of yellow flowers in spring surrounded by eye-catching white bracts.
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Parrotiopsis jacquemontiana is a rare upright large shrub with clusters of yellow flowers in spring surrounded by eye-catching white bracts. The leaves are dark green (similar to those of a Parrotia in appearance hence the name) and deeply veined, turning shades of yellow before falling in autumn.
Best display of flowers will generally be seen if planted in a position with sun or light, dappled shade with some shelter from cold winds.
- Position: Full sun or partial shade.
- Soil: Moist or well drained, fertile soil.
- Hardiness: Hardy. Parrotiopsis jacquemontiana appreciates protection from cold winter winds.
- Flowering Period: April - May.
- Rate of Growth: Moderate.
- Habit: Parrotiopsis jacquemontiana grows to be a tall upright branching shrub.
- Height: 3 - 4 m (10 - 13 ft)
- Spread: 2.5 - 3 m (8 - 10 ft)
- How Much Sun
- Partial or Dappled Shade, Full Sun
- Mature Size
- Shrub - Large (over 10 ft tall)
- Growing Conditions
- Soil Type: Acid, Soil Type: Most Soils (not to fussy), Soil Type: Damp / Wet
- Special Features
- Flowering Season - Spring (March - May), Rare and Unusual, To grow in a pot
- On sale!