Jack Tree Sinojackia rehderiana
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Pour boiling water over seed , let stand in water for 12 hours; or small numbers of seed , file or sand through the outer seedcoat, let stand in water for 12 hours.
cold stratify for 90 days.
Sow seed 1/4" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
if boiling water treatment does not allow seed to imbibe, sulfuric acid treatment is required.
In a Nutshell:
* The plant species is endemic to Southeast China in forest thicket habitats at 500–800 metres (1,600–2,600 ft) of elevation. Populations are found in northern Guangdong, southern Hunan, and Jiangxi provinces.
Sinojackia rehderiana are deciduous shrubs or small multi-trunked trees growing up to 5 metres (16 ft) in height.
The species is cultivated as an ornamental plant for landscape design use in gardens. more...
* Jacktree is a small spreading deciduous tree or large shrub that typically grows to 15-20' tall. Pendant star-shaped white flowers (to 1" wide) in 3 to 5-flowered cymes cover the plant with bloom in spring (April-May). Flowers give way to woody drupes that ripen in July-September. Obovate-elliptic to elliptic leaves (to 3 1/2" long) are glossy dark green. Fall color is a respectable yellow. more...