x Chitalpa tashkentensis


Small tree with large, orchid-like pink or white flowers in the spring. The flowers are beautiful, but make a bit of a mess when they fall; so avoid planting this tree over paving. Not suitable for poorly drained areas.


Height: 20 to 25 feet
Spread: 25 to 25 feet
Growth Rate: moderate

Irrigation needed: low to medium water
Fall Color: none
Flowers:  large, pink or white flowers
Seeds/Fruit: not usually seen

Planting Distances
Front of green utility box: 8 feet
Building, paving, swimming pool: 6 feet
Fence, underground utilities: 3 feet
OK to plant under high voltage lines