Parrotia persica – Persian Ironwood 10-12cm girth
Parrotia persica is a medium-sized, deciduous tree with a spreading, irregular, branching habit. It has grey bark that flakes and becomes mottled with age and an abundance of small crimson flowers that appear late winter and early spring on bare twigs. These flowers are followed by large, glossy, oval leaves which emerge as green in the spring, turning to autumnal shades of yellow, crimson and purple in autumn before they fall. This tree will reach a mature height of 6-8m and a mature spread of 6m, growing in moist but well-draining soils in full sun to partial shade. Persian Ironwood is a superb, low maintenance tree that provides gardens with summer and autumn interest often used for screening or as a specimen tree in large gardens.
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If the availability below is not listed as ‘In Stock’ please contact us for more information regarding the item. We are always updating the stock for sale at our tree nursery but some varieties may only be available through the winter season.
Parrotia persica – Persian Ironwood 10-12cm girth 10-12cm girth
- Size : 10-12cm girth
Girth in CM equates roughly to height in feet. For example: 10/12cm girth = 10/12ft tall.
- Botanical name/s : Parrotia persica
- Common name/s : Persian Ironwood
- Flower / Foliage : Crimson flowers appear in late winter/early spring on bare twigs. These flowers are followed by green leaves that turn to autumnal shades of yellow, crimson and purple in autumn.
- Plant type : Deciduous
- Flowering period : Late winter to early spring
- Mature height : 6-8m
- Mature spread : Up to 6m
- Growth rate : Moderate
- Recommended usage : Ideal as a specimen tree or as a screen in small gardens.
- Nursery grown : Yes
AFTER CARE / PLANT MAINTENANCE
The Persian Ironwood will need watering throughout the first growing season, but make sure not to over / underwater.
Check tree tie / stake isn’t rubbing and / or too tight or too loose on the trunk.
Check for and remove any dead, decaying, diseased or crossing branches.
Remove any weeds from around the base of the Parrotia persica (including grass).
- Position/Aspect : Full sun to partial shade.
- Soil : All moist well drained soils.
- Hardiness : Parrotia persica is hardy in the UK.
- Plant maintenance : Low maintenance.
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