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Stewartia monadelpha

Also called Orangebark Stewartia


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Photo Courtesy of JF Schmidt

Photo Courtesy of JF Schmidt

More About Stewartia monadelpha

  • Columnar to conical growth habit
  • Red-brown bark peels to reveal a mottled look
  • Narrow leaves are green in the summer, becoming orange and red in the fall
  • Cup-shaped, white flowers
  • Bloom Time: Midsummer

Zone:

6

Height:

7-8 m

Spread:

7-8 m

Colour:

White
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Tall Stewartia Growing and Maintenance Tips

The white flowers in the summer add to its visual appeal and the showy, orange branches make this tree a standout in the winter months.


Stewartia monadelpha Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fall Color
Deciduous

Flowering Time

Summer

Habit

Conical

Foliage Color

Orange
Red
Green

Landscape uses

Specimen

 Suitable Substitutions for Stewartia monadelpha

Stewartia pseudocamellia

Stewartia pseudocamellia

Japanese Stewartia