Parrotia persica ~ cloud tree ~ 375-400cm
aka Persian ironwood trees. One of our favourite growers have created a Parritia cloud tree, a semi mature tree specimen with seven or eight clouds, simply stunning and ready fo the instant effect. Parrotia are a deciduous trees with broadly ovate leaves which have wonderful autumn leaf colour. Small but abundant red flowers in late winter and in the early spring.
DFG rating: 10/10.
Pot size: 230 litre.
RHS pruning group: 1
Leaves: Decidious, green and ovate.
Flowers: White that fades to pink.
Soil Ph: Lightly Acidic or Alcaline.
Hardiness: -15 to -20c.