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Tokoyo Tower Chinese Fringetree

Chionanthus retusus 'Tokyo Tower'

Interesting Flower

Characteristics:
A great small tree for every season: flowers in the spring, glossy green leaves in the summer, yellow fall color and exfoliating bark to add winter interest.

Growing Conditions:
Prefers full sun (encourages profuse flowering) or partial shade. Tolerates alkaline soil.

Uses:
A great flowering tree for narrow planting strips.

Height:
20' at maturity

Width:
10' at maturity

Shape:
Upright, somewhat columnar

Flowers:
Clusters of white flowers with fringe-like petals

Leaves:
Glossy dark green leaves of summer turn bright golden yellow in autumn.

Bark:
Golden-tan exfoliating bark lends winter interest to its narrow winter silhouette.