Tokoyo Tower Chinese Fringetree
Chionanthus retusus 'Tokyo Tower'
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.
Prefers full sun (encourages profuse flowering) or partial shade. Tolerates alkaline soil.
A great flowering tree for narrow planting strips.
20' at maturity
10' at maturity
Upright, somewhat columnar
Clusters of white flowers with fringe-like petals
Glossy dark green leaves of summer turn bright golden yellow in autumn.
Golden-tan exfoliating bark lends winter interest to its narrow winter silhouette.