tree, shrub

Chionanthus virginicus | Fringe Tree

Fringe Tree can be grown as a small tree or shrub. Its name stems from the delicate, somewhat fragrant flowers that are borne in airy clusters late in spring. Yellow fall color. Birds enjoy the olivelike fruits in late summer. Canopy coverage: 314 square feet.

Water Requirement: moderate

Sun Exposure: partial shade, full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to -30F

Growth Rate: moderate

Height: 20 feet high

Width: 20 feet wide


Foliage Color: dark green

Flower Color: white

Flower Season: spring

Wildlife: birds