Japanese Snowbell (Styrax japonicus) japanese snowbell
Form: Small, low-branched tree developing a rounded to broad-rounded crown.
Mature Height: 20' to 30'
Mature Spread: 20' to 30'
Use: Effective single specimen or in groupings at Borough gateways. Full sun to part shade. Not for use as a street tree.
Notable Characteristics: Medium grower, White, slightly fragrant flower, yellow or red fall color, bark provides winter interest
Limitations: Too delicate for challenging urban street conditions like Bloomfield Avenue. Needs to be prune and limb when planted close to street or walks.
Where can I find this tree in Glen Ridge? Unknown. Japanese Snowbell was not identified on the 2013 tree inventory.
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