Pearl Bush, Common Pearlbrush, Pearlbush Exochorda racemosa

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Botanical Name:

Exochorda racemosa

Family:

Rosaceae

Genus:

Exochorda

Species:

racemosa

Common Name:

Pearl Bush, Common Pearlbrush, Pearlbush

Lot#:
9602
Seeds Per Pound:
9,988
Quantity:
17.09 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
38
Seeds Type:
cs
Germination:
71%
Germination Test Type:
Cut
Purity:
98%
Height:
10-15 feet
Collection Locale:
China
Crop Year:
1996
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
5
In Stock: 17.09 lb
Prices
  • EXOCHORDA racemosa capsules

Items are priced on a curve, you can buy any 'bulk quantity' up to what we have in stock, some examples are:
1 packet
8.95
1 oz
20.11
1 lb
70.50
1 kg
132.73
Growing Info, follow in order:
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
Stratification: cold stratify for 90 days.
Germination: Sow seed 1/4" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
Other: fall sowing in mulched beds is prefered to artificial stratification.
In a Nutshell:
* Native to China, common pearlbush is a loose, upright, early-blooming, deciduous shrub with a broad rounded shape. It typically matures to 10-15’ tall and as wide. The flower buds resemble white pearls, hence the common name.
* Although floriferous and attractive in early spring, it basically plods though the rest of the growing season as a somewhat nondescript shrub. more...
* Medium green leaves, of loose upright habit; "spectacular in flower...does extremely well in Southeast" (Dirr); flower buds pearllike; 11/2" flowers, not long-lasting, in pendulous panicles at branch tips; tough and adaptable; full sun or part shade; native to eastern China.
Usda description:
More info on http://plants.usda.gov