Sycoparrotia semidecidua

A hybrid between Parrotia persica and Sycopsis sinensis, this medium-size multi stem tree exhibits traits from both.  The leaf shape is similar to the Parrotia while the flowers resemble those of a Witch Hazel.

Sycoparrotia semi.  flower detail

Sycoparrotia semi. flower detail

This tree typically measure about 10'H x 15'W- this specimen is over 25'H and 20'W.  It's hardy in zones 5-9 and will hold some of its leaves through mild winters.

Sycoparrotia semidecidua  specimen

Sycoparrotia semidecidua specimen