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Carolina Silverbell

Halesia carolina

Interesting Flower

Characteristics:
An attractive small-medium tree with showy flowers.

Growing Conditions:
Grows well in full sun to part shade and well-drained soil.

Uses:
A great tree for shadier planting strips.

Height:
35' at maturity

Width:
25' at maturity

Shape:
Broad, rounded crown

Flowers:
Clusters of drooping, white flowers

Leaves:
Leaves alternate, simple, ovate to elliptic, 5-10 cm long and half as wide, finely serrate, dark green soon glabrous, pubescent below

Bark:

An understory tree, native to the Appalachians Mountains.