Parrotia persica 'Vanessa'

Parrotia persica 'Vanessa'

Family: Hamamelidaceae

Small persian Ironwood with erect habit. Leaves tinged with orange. Yellow in autumn. White flowers in March before the leaves. Height 3m to 4m.

Classification

Trees and shrubs

Leaf color

  • Yellow
  • Orange
  • Cardinal red
  • Red
  • Green

Ground type

  • Acidic
  • Limestone
  • Neutral

Climate

Zone 6: from -23°C to -17°C

Interesting plant

  • In autumn

Sizes

5 to 10m
1 to 2m

Flower color

  • Red

Exposure

  • Sunny

Use in the garden

  • Isolated
  • Massif
  • Parterre
  • Rockery

Notable interests:

  • Foliage
  • Columnar port