Zone: 4 - 9
Natural Range: China; Hubei, Shaanxi
Soil: Average to moist, humus rich
Light: Part sun
Bloom Time: April to May
Pest Resistance: Deer, Rabbit
Attributes: Deciduous. Spring blooming. Red - pink new growth. Deep red underside of leaves. Large white flowers with yellow stamen. Large, bright red seed case with blue seeds.
Notes: An easy species that is not often found in cultivation. Plant in an area sheltered from the hot sun, but not deep shade. A favorite of mine in the garden for both foliage and flower. Blooms later than P. japonica but earlier than P. obovata.
Pot Size: 4" Band Pot