Davidia involucrata 'Sonoma'

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Davidia involucrata 'Sonoma' - Dove Tree, Handkerchief Tree
Common name: Dove Tree, Handkerchief Tree
Family: Cornaceae (Dogwood)
Distribution: Cultivated
Hardiness: -10 - 30 F
Life form: Deciduous tree
Attracts: Bees
Fall color: Yellow, red
Foliage characteristics: Simple, ovate, green leaves with pointed tip.
Fruit characteristics: Round, green-brown.
Bloom Time: Late May to early June
Bark characteristics: Cinnamon colored
Average height: 30-40'
Structure: Pyramidal
Bloom characteristics: Spherical cluster of flowers draped in two 7" long bracts.
Description: This cultivar of the handkerchief tree is unique from the species due to its ability to begin blooming after two years rather than ten.
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