Calyxes in morning sun
White exfoliating bark of mature plant.
Flowers have a mild fragrance and the foliage has 3 deeply impressed veins running parallel which makes it unusual.
VanDusen Botanical Gardens - Vancouver, B.C. Canada
Heptacodium in bloom.
Butterfly magnet! There were six Monarch butterflies on the plant at the same time that this was taken.
Seven son flower winter aspect of multistemmed small tree form, 11/26/06, Lexington KY
Alnwick Garden September 16 2008
Calyxes starting to appear - late September, 2008
Close shot of calyxes - mid-October, 2008
Seven Son Flower in all it's fall glory on October 21, 2008 at West Point, NY.
Pushing 15' tall in September 2009. Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Heptacodium in full bloom, 8/18/10 in Massachusetts.
UBC Botanical Garden
This shows the bark which is truly amazing colors
Flowers in a better view.
Seven Son tree in winter, overall shot. NJ zone 6