Stachyurus chinensis 'Celina'
  • Stachyurus chinensis 'Celina'
  • Stachyurus chinensis 'Celina'

Stachyurus chinensis 'Celina'

£19.95
Available Autumn 2018

(Chinese Stachyurus) A lovely rare species introduced from China by Wilson in 1908, Stachyurus chinensis 'Celina' has long, stiffly pendulous, racemes of soft-yellow flowers in spring.

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A lovely rare species introduced from China by Wilson in 1908, Stachyurus chinensis 'Celina' has long, stiffly pendulous, racemes of soft-yellow flowers in spring. The flowers are very pretty and complimented by dark, purple-brown stems. The dark green leaves turn handsome shades of pink, red or orange before falling in autumn.

Stachyurus chinensis 'Celina'  is an unusual and exciting garden plant!


  • Position: Full sun or partial shade.
  • Soil: Moist, acidic, well drained soil.
  • Hardiness: Reasonably hardy. Stachyurus chinensis 'Celina' requires protection from cold winds.
  • Flowering Period: March.
  • Flower Colour: Pale yellow
  • Rate of Growth: Moderate.
  • Habit: Medium sized shrub with a rounded habit.
    • Height: 2.5 m (8 ft)
    • Spread: 3 m (10 ft)
  • Notes: Stachyurus chinensis 'Celina' will grow in full sun as long as it is planted in a soil which remains moist all year round. As a general rule of thumb, it is usually a little less demanding in a position with partial shade or dappled sunlight.

Data sheet

How Much Sun
Full Sun, Partial or Dappled Shade
Eventual Size
Shrub - Medium (5 - 10 ft tall)
Growing Conditions
Soil Type: Chalky / Alkaline, Soil Type: Most Soils (not to fussy), Soil Type: Acid
Special Features
Catkins, Flowering Season - Spring (March - May), Flowering Season - Winter (December - February), To grow in a pot

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