Paulownia tomentosa

£2.50

Empress tree, Foxglove tree. A fast growing upright tree (to 12 m, 40 ft in the UK) with very large bright green leaves and fragrant pinkish flowers in late spring. The leaves, flowers and inner bark are all used medicinally. Widely grown in China and elsewhere as a fast growing timber tree, the wood used for all general construction purposes. Likes a fertile well-drained soil in sun; very tolerant of atmospheric pollution. Hardy to -23°C. Stratification: ND. Number of seeds: 200.

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Description

Empress tree, Foxglove tree. A fast growing upright tree (to 12 m, 40 ft in the UK) with very large bright green leaves and fragrant pinkish flowers in late spring. The leaves, flowers and inner bark are all used medicinally. Widely grown in China and elsewhere as a fast growing timber tree, the wood used for all general construction purposes. Likes a fertile well-drained soil in sun; very tolerant of atmospheric pollution. Hardy to -23°C. Stratification: ND