Dove Tree, Ghost Tree, Pocket Handkerchief Tree
This spreading medium sized tree has bright green leaves and in Spring it produces very small flower heads surrounded by 2 creamy white bracts that can be 20cm long.
Generally not harvested.
Take hardwood cuttings in late autumn.
Full Sun, Partial Shade, Partial Sun
Chalk, Clay, Loam, Sand
Soil PH preference
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
This low maintenance tree provides architectural interest for urban courtyards as well as informal cottage style gardens. It can also be grown in large containers.
Generally pest and disease free.