Paulownia tomentosa

From £12.99
80-100cm plants supplied in 2 litre pots
Delivery from early September
  • Suitable for planting in sunny and partially shaded locations
  • Fragrant
  • Spring flowering time
  • GREEN foliage colour
  • PINK flowering Colour

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Product Description

Often referred to as the Foxglove Tree or Empress Tree, Paulownia tomentosa is a stunning medium sized tree that is ideal for adding colour and character to smaller spaces. Producing remarkable gigantic heart-shaped green leaves from 20-30cm long; fragrant pink-lilac flowers appear before the leaves on the bare stems from April through to May. A hardy and fast-growing variety, they can be grown within sunny or partially shaded areas of the garden in fertile soil where they will reach an eventual height is between 4-5 metres. 60-80cm in a 2 litre pot plants supplied.

Plant Size

Mature Height 500 cm
Mature Spread 400 cm

Planting Notes

Planting Plant with plenty of room for the roots to expand/develop.
Soil Type Fertile soil

Growing at a glance…

They will tolerate any fertile, well drained soil in either a sunny position or in light shade. Plant straight away upon arrival and provide some protection from strong winter winds.

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