Our southeastern native stewartia. The 2” white flowers appear in May-June. The flowers have deep purple stamens making beautiful individual flowers on a 10-12’ open shrub. Very rare!
One of the most beautiful trees in our garden. S. monodelpha has incredible flaking, tan, orange bark. The dark green foliage turns brilliant orange, purple, red. Each plant of S. monadelpha has a different fall color. The flowers are small, w [...]
This is a small growing weeping form of S. monadelpha. The biggest plants we have seen are at Buchholz & Buchholz Nursery. They are 6'x6' and wonderful with the orangish shredding bark. Very few available. One per customer.
This stewartia is probably the finest for general cultivation. The bark flakes off like a sycamore and has patches of creamy gray, brown, and orange. The flowers are white and have orange stamens. The green foliage turns flaming crimson and ye [...]
This Polly Hill selection has very large white flowers in May-July'. The fall color is beautiful orange red yellow.
Comes to us from Crispin Silva. This narrow tree will probably be 20'x4' and has the typical white flowers in early summer. Fall color is mottled orange, red and yellow.
Guy Mitchum found this beautiful form of an already glorious tree. The deep green leaves have a silver sheen to them. These plants will create a real show stopper in the woodland garden. Flowers and bark are also lovely. Extra shipping.
Pillar Bella is a columnar form. The original 15 year old plant is 12'x3'. This plant makes a nice addition to the small garden. It is a narrow plant with some height. Flowers are similar size to S. pseudo. 'Ballet', but a much narrower tree. [...]
This amazing plant has a spattered cream color on a green leaf. We had plants several years ago. This plant is basically unavailable anywhere else. Very Limited!
The "beaked stewartia"--our plant came from Brian Mulligan in the 80's and is 30' x 14', The flowers are white in May and June followed by beautiful maroon seed pods. The fall color is dark red-purple. This plant is rare in China.
Stewartia ovata x S. koreana has everything going for it. This upright plant will have beautiful red fall color. The white flowers have reddish pink stamens in May-June. Seldom offered and not many available. Lovely!
Comes to us from Crispin Silva. He discovered this seedling 10-12 years ago. The original plant is 6'x2' and a full bushy plant. The flowers are typical S. sinensis and fall color is brilliant red-orange. This new Stewartia can be grown in ver [...]