Similar to s. obassia but much smaller. The 3"x3" leaves are medium green. This upright irregular shrubby small tree has white fragrant flowers in May-June. Rarely offered interesting plant.
Found on Shohuckson Island, South Korea by J.C. Raulston. We first saw the original plant in a greenhouse at NCSU. J.C. was very good at getting plants out to the public and 2 years later we asked if he had any plants available. He said 4" or [...]
(PPAF) When I first saw this plant, it was immediate lust. In full sun the foliage is so dark purple it's black. The flowers are stunning against the dark foliage. When grown in shade the foliage is more purplish. We only have a small numb [...]
(PPAF) We have had Styrax japonica 'Carillon' for many years and it's a beautiful small tree. The only problem is our 30 year old plant is 12' X 12'. So it takes up a lot of room in a small garden, however beautiful it is. We found out about [...]
(PPAF) From the same nurseryman with an excellent eye for new plants (see above). Foliage is what it's all about! The foliage on this styrax is deep green with bright splashes of creamy white. We have seen plants of Styrax 'Frosted Emerald' [...]