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Yellowhorn, Chinese Flowering Chestnut   /   Xanthoceras sorbifolia

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8235J Yellowhorn, Chinese Flowering Chestnut (Xanthoceras sorbifolia)
Young plug plant – Height of plant: 10/15 cm.
15.20 2022 Autumn
8235K Yellowhorn, Chinese Flowering Chestnut (Xanthoceras sorbifolia)
Young plug plant – Height of plant: 10/15 cm.
Unit price available starting from 3 units purchased.
14.45 2022 Autumn
8235L Yellowhorn, Chinese Flowering Chestnut (Xanthoceras sorbifolia)
Young plug plant – Height of plant: 10/15 cm.
Unit price available starting from 10 units purchased.
13.45 2022 Autumn
8235M Yellowhorn, Chinese Flowering Chestnut (Xanthoceras sorbifolia)
Young plug plant – Height of plant: 10/15 cm.
Unit price available starting from 25 units purchased.
12.95 2022 Autumn
8235A FERTILISER – Fertiliser tablet to place at the bottom of the hole before planting. Slow release over 7 to 8 months. Only 1 tablet in each hole. 0.40 Available

 

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Yellowhorn, Chinese Flowering Chestnut - Xanthoceras sorbifolia (latin)

Area of origin: China
Adult dimensions: Height up to 3 m
Foliage: Deciduous
Soil type: Deep and well-drained, limey tolerant
Hardiness: Hardy to -20°C
Exposure: Full sun to partial shade


Properties and uses:
The Xanthoceras Sorbifolia, also known as Yellowhorn, is a nice but unknown bush with numerous assets.
Belonging to the Horse Chestnut family, the plant has a decorative foliage of pinnate leaves, and beginning in April, long grapes of fragrant, melliferous, white flowers. They are followed by seeds/nuts with a taste of chestnut. The fruits are eaten in autumn, once dried.
Easy to grow and hardy, the Yellowhorn can be planted alone in parks and gardens, as well as in beds or on the border of a forest or thicket.

Plant them now: the shortest way to your plate is through your garden!


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