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apiifolia

Small greeny-white, flat, star-shaped flowers with long cream stamens. Whitehead (1959) suggests that 'apiifolia' was introduced into the UK from Japan in 1869, Toomey & Leeds (2001) say that it came "into cultivation" in England c1898.

Approximate height: 4.0 - 5.0 metres
Flowering period(s): Aug Sep Oct
Aspect: Any aspect
USDA zones: 4 5 6 7 8 9
Pruning: Hard prune (Group 3)
Country of origin: China, Korea, Japan
Parentage: Species
Other name(s): None known

Further detail:

Flower diameter:1.5-2cm
Tepals:4(-5) non-overlapping