|C7,5||Height : 90-140 cm|
Is a shrub with ornamental, large and attractive flowers. It’s an unusual decoration in the garden, because in Poland it’s one of the few trees with so large flowers. Branches are low to the ground, flower buds develop on the ends of the stems. It has attractive bright green foliage, some of which often turns coppery red in the summer. Flowers are deep purple outside and almost white inside, long petals which in full bloom open like a star as much as 20 cm wide with strong citrus scent. It blooms very profusely in the spring, before the leaves come out. . After 10 years it grows up to approx. 3 m high. It prefers a sunny, protected from the wind place, and fresh, moist, well-drained , fertile and humus, slightly acidic soil. In the winter it’s advisable to covering root system. It is preferable to all year mulching. Ideal for planting in parks, gardens and home gardens because ot the decorative qualities.