A handsome plant, x Sycoparrotia semidecidua is semi-evergreen with dark green, oval leaves which stay on the plant in mild winters.
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A handsome plant, x Sycoparrotia semidecidua is semi-evergreen with dark green, oval leaves which stay on the plant in mild winters. The flowers have chocolate coloured buds, opening into lovely Parrotia like, yellow & orange flowers in early spring at a similar time of year to Hamamelis (Witch Hazel).
A rare and early flowering garden shrub!
- Position: Full sun or partial shade.
- Soil: Moist or well drained, fertile soil.
- Hardiness: Hardy. x Sycoparrotia semidecidua appreciates protection from cold winter winds.
- Flowering Period: January - March
- Rate of Growth: Moderate.
- Habit: x Sycoparrotia semidecidua grows to be a tall multi-stemmed shrub or small branching tree with an open crown.
- Height: 3 m (10 ft)
- Spread: 4 m (13 ft)
- Notes: x Sycoparrotia semidecidua is a hybrid between Parrotia persica and Sycopsis sinensis.
- How Much Sun
- Full Sun, Light Shade
- Eventual Size
- Tree - Small (4m - 8m), Shrub - Large (3m+)
- Growing Conditions
- Soil: Not Fussy, Soil: Acid
- Special Features
- Evergreen, Flowers in Spring, Flowers in Winter, Rare and Unusual