This rare shrub is an absolute delight. Pink tubular flowers marked with yellow festoon the plant around mid May, but is most notable year round feature is its pale paper-like shedding bark. The publication Arnoldia Arboretum offers better historical and growing information. http://arnoldia.arboretum.harvard.edu/pdf/articles
- Seed Count: 5-7
- Collection Date: Dec 2020
- Hardiness Zone: 6-9
- Height and Width: 4m x 3m
- Germination test type: hand sort
How to germinate Dipelta floribunda seeds:
Soak seed 12 hours then cold stratify for 60 days to break dormancy. Then provide gentle warmth to germinate. Never let seed nor seedlings dry out. Provide strong indirect light for the seedlings for optimum development.