Davidia involucrata

Davidia involucrata

Dove Tree

Regular price $45.00 CAD
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Davidia involucrata, commonly called dove tree, is a deciduous tree with a broad pyramidal habit. It produces red flowers in late spring that have large, showy, white bracts that hang and flutter in the breeze. Flowers are followed by inedible, greenish-brown fruits. The tree may produce showy orange-red fall colour. This selection is hardier than others.



Hardiness Zone:  Zone 5
Light Requirements: Full Sun to Part Shade
Height: 6 m to 12 m
Spread: 6 m to 12 m
Soil Requirements: Rich, evenly moist, well-drained soil
Bloom Time Mid to late spring
Planting Time:
Use: Use as a specimen landscape tree
Flower Colour & Shape: Red-anthered flowers, with large, showy white bracts up to 15 cm long
Foliage: Oval, red-stalked green leaves

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