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Order: Ericales
   Family: Ericaceae
            Genus: Oxydendrum
                        Specie: arboreum

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 6-10 ft (1.8-3 m)

Cultivation: Moist, well-drained, acidic soil

Features: Glossy green leaves with wavy edges, turn red, purple and yellow in autumn; fragrant white flowers in autumn

Uses: Specimen tree Autumn color Woodland gardens Courtyards

Zones: 5?9

Description: The natural habitats of this species are woods and stream banks in eastern USA. It is a shrub of 6?10 ft (1.8?3 m) or small tree of about 25 ft (8 m). Its pointed glossy leaves have finely toothed, slightly wavy margins and a bitter taste reminiscent of s

Growth Habit: Slender multi-stemmed habit


Growth: Perennial, multi-stemmed woody plant that is usually less than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height. Shrubs typically have several stems arising from or near the ground, but may be taller than 5 meters or single-stemmed under certain environmental cond

Growth: Perennial, woody plant with a single stem (trunk), normally greater than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height; under certain environmental conditions, some tree species may develop a multi-stemmed or short growth form (less than 4 meters or 13 feet in

Duration: Perennial

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