Davidia involucrata ‘Lady Sunshine’

(Lady Sunshine Variegated Dove Tree)


$299.99


Hardiness Zones:

 6a  6b  7a  7b  8a  8b

Quick Overview:

With stunning butter-yellow-edged leaves that just glow in the sunlight on this already incredible tree. Late spring-into-early summer finds this beauty draped with the showy and unusual ‘handkerchief’ flowers (bracts) that are the glory of the dove tree. This cultivar is wonderfully different and makes a fine specimen tree.

Description

Easily grown in average, medium moisture, well-drained soils in light to medium shade. Prefers moist, organically rich, acidic soils in part shade. Benefits from a 2-4″ mulch which will help keep roots cool and moist in summer.

Additional information

Common Name

Lady Sunshine Variegated Dove Tree

Botanical Name

Davidia involucrata 'Lady Sunshine'

Container/Amount

7 gallon

Evergreen or Deciduous

Deciduous

Hardiness Zone

6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b

Growth Rate

Slow

Light Requirements

Part-shade, Part-sun

Height

20 to 25 ft.

Width

10 to 15'

Soil Condition

Well-drained

Water Needs

Average

Blooming Period

Spring

Flower Color

white

Fragrance

No

Foliage Color

Green /yellow

Deer Resistant

Yes

Berry Color

Black

Fall Color

None

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