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Staphylea colchica

Common Name(s):
Colchis bladdernut
Cultivar(s):
Coulombieri
Category:
Trees
Comment:

Spreads by suckers

Height:
6-10 ft.
Flower:
Orange blossom fragrant flowers in May; inflated balloon like fruit
Zones:
3-8
Habit:
Deciduous
Site:
Sun to partial shade; moist well drained soil
Texture:
Medium
Form:
Upright; heavily branched suckering shrub to small tree; sometimes widespread
Growth Rate:
Moderate to rapid
Leaf:
3 to 5 dark green leaflets

NCCES plant id: 2201

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