Sycopsis sinensis

Sycopsis sinensis

(Chinese Fighazel) A rare semi-evergreen shrub in the UK, Sycopsis sinensis has dark green leaves and small, yellow flowers with red anthers in late winter or early spring.

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(Free for orders over £50*)

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A rare semi-evergreen shrub in the UK, Sycopsis sinensis has dark green leaves and small, yellow flowers with red anthers in late winter or early spring. Flowering at a similar time of year to witch hazels, Sycopsis sinensis is an excellent plant for winter interest.

Sycopsis sinensis is ideal for a position in light, dappled shade and enjoys a well drained soil.

  • Position: Sun or light, dappled shade.
  • Soil: Moist or well drained, fertile soil.
  • Hardiness: Reasonably hardy. Sycopsis sinensis appreciates protection from cold winter winds.
  • Flowering Period: January - March
  • Rate of Growth: Moderate.
  • Habit: Sycopsis sinensis grows to be a tall, branching shrub.
    • Height: up to 4 - 5  m (13 - 16 ft)
    • Spread: 4 m (13 ft)

How Much Sun
Full Sun, Light Shade
Eventual Size
Shrub - Large (3m+)
Growing Conditions
Soil: Acid, Soil: Not Fussy
Special Features
Evergreen, Flowers in Winter, Rare and Unusual

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