- Common Name(s):
- Fragrant styrax
Smooth gray bark with numerous twists and turns
- 20-30 ft.
- Fragrant, white flowers on 4 to 8 in. drooping racemes in late spring; .75 in. dry fruit
- Sun to partial shade; moist well drained soil
- Pyramidal to oval in youth; more open and rounded with age; ascending branches
- 15-25 ft.
- Growth Rate:
- 3 to 8 in. alternate, simple leaves; nonshowy fall color
NCCES plant id: 2209