Styrax japonica 'Wespelaar'
Styrax japonica 'Wespelaar'
Styrax japonica 'Wespelaar'
Styrax japonica 'Wespelaar'
Styrax japonica 'Wespelaar'
Styrax japonica 'Wespelaar'

Styrax japonica 'Wespelaar'

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(Snowbell Tree) A new selection from Arboretum Wespelaar in Belgium, Styrax japonica 'Wespelaar' is a small, spreading tree with distinctive wide leaves, green in spring gradually turning dusky purple-green as they age.

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  • 2 litre pot (2-3 years old, 60-80 cm tall)

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Priority: £15
Click & Collect: Free

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A new selection from Arboretum Wespelaar in Belgium, Styrax japonica 'Wespelaar' is a small, spreading tree with distinctive wide leaves, green in spring gradually turning dusky purple-green as they age. Masses of white or very pale pink flowers cover the branches in June once established.

Styrax japonica 'Wespelaar' is a handsome garden tree best suited for sun or light, dappled shade in a position out of strong winds.


  • Position: Sheltered in full sun or light, dappled shade.
  • Soil: Moist, fertile, lime free soil. Will tolerate damp but well drained soil. Avoid wet or waterlogged areas.
  • Hardiness: Reasonably hardy. Styrax japonica 'Wespelaar'  requires shelter from cold winter winds.
  • Flowering Period: June.
  • Flower Colour: White or very pale pink
  • Rate of Growth: Slow to moderate.
  • Habit: Styrax japonica 'Wespelaar'  grows to be a small branching tree with an open crown in time.
    • Height: up to 6 - 8 m (20 - 26 ft) in many years / [up to 3 m (10 ft) after 10 years]
    • Spread: 6 m (20 ft) / [up to 2.5 m (8 ft) after 10 years]
How Much Sun
Full Sun, Light Shade
Eventual Size
Tree - Small (4m - 8m)
Growing Conditions
Soil: Acid, Soil: Not Fussy
Special Features
Honey Fungus Resistant, Foliage - Purple/Red, Rare and Unusual, Flowers in Summer
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