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Franklinia alatamaha (Franklin Tree)

Type: Native Tree/Shrub

Height: 10-20' tall; 6-15' wide

Sun: Full sun to partial shade

Flowers: White

Water:Medium moisture in well drained soils

 

Camellia-like, cup-shaped, 5-petaled, sweetly-fragrant, white flowers (to 3” diameter) bloom in late summer.  Leaves turn quality shades of orange, red and purple in autumn.

  • Photo Credit

    Scott from USA [CC BY (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)]