Sycoparrotia
X Sycoparrotia semidecidua

Family: Hamamelidaceae
Genus: X Sycoparrotia (sy-koh-par-ROT-ee-uh) (Info)
Species: semidecidua (sem-ee-dee-SID-yoo-uh) (Info)

Category:

Shrubs

Height:

10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m)

12-15 ft. (3.6-4.7 m)

Spacing:

10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m)

12-15 ft. (3.6-4.7 m)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)

USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

Sun Exposure:

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Red-Orange

Bloom Time:

Late Winter/Early Spring

Foliage:

Grown for foliage

Leathery-Textured

Other details:

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Requires consistently moist soil; do not let dry out between waterings

Soil pH requirements:

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

By dividing the rootball

From seed; direct sow outdoors in fall

By grafting

Seed Collecting:

Seed does not store well; sow as soon as possible

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Davidsonville, Maryland

Indian Trail, North Carolina

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Jun 22, 2012, duncanroadfish from Hemby Bridge, NC wrote:

I can't say enough good things about this tree. It grows fast, it has awesome flowers and interesting bark. I have had a little difficulty propagating from cuttings but am trying seed now. All in all an A ++++++++