Common Name: Persian Silk Tree
Native: Central to East Asia
Size and Spread(10yrs): 6m x 6m
Treatment required: Soak seed in warm water for 24hrs and then sow in warmth.
Seeds /kg: c.20,800 ; 91% viable
Ideal sowing period: Anytime
Soil Conditions: Tolerates poor soil, but much better when mulched, fed and watered in its short growing season.
Planting instructions: Needs a sunny sheltered spot, against a wall. South-west UK or a conservatory.
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