Sakaki, Japanese Cleyera Cleyera japonica

Detailed Listing For
Botanical Name:

Cleyera japonica

Family:

Theaceae

Genus:

Cleyera

Species:

japonica

Common Name:

Sakaki, Japanese Cleyera

Seeds Per Pound:
15,209
Quantity:
0.44 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
15
Germination:
91%
Germination Test Type:
cut
Purity:
99%
Height:
21-30 feet
Collection Locale:
Louisiana
Crop Year:
2019
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
7

In Stock: 0.44 lb
Prices
  • Cleyera japonica

Sample Bulk Pricing
1 packet
8.95
10 g
19.50
1 oz
29.95
Growing Info:
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
Stratification: cold stratify for 90 days.
Germination: sow seed 3/8" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
Other: fall sowing in mulched beds is prefered to artificial stratification.
In a Nutshell:
* Sakaki ( Cleyera japonica ) is a flowering evergreen tree or shrub native to warm areas of Japan , Korea and mainland China . It can reach a height of 10 m.
* The small, scented, cream-white flowers open in early summer, and are followed later by berries which start red and turn black when ripe.
* Sakaki is one of the common trees in the second layer of the evergreen oak forests. more...