Paulownia Fortunei 'Dragon Tree' Seeds

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Paulownia Fortunei 'Dragon Tree'- 50 Seeds

The Dragon Tree ( Paulownia fortunei ) is a deciduous, flowering tree that is native to China, Taiwan, Vietnam and Laos. It is one of the fastest growing hardwood trees in the world and can grow over 2 metres tall in their first year

This species is beautiful with its masses of creamy-white and lavender flowers. . It is grown for its ornamental value and also for its timber. The wood of the Dragon Tree is hard but is also very light weight. The trunk grows straight up and can tolerate temperatures from -12°C to 50°C!

In Japan, it is a tradition to plant a Paulownia Tree when a baby girl is born. When she is ready to get married the tree is cut down and its timber is harvested and used to make furniture; and other useful items for the newlywed home.

Seed Starting Method Raise seedlings and plant out
Sowing Depth 10mm
Growing Season Spring & Summer
Germination Time 14-21 days at around 18-21c
Hardiness Perennial
Plant Spacing  N/A
Plant Height Upto 23m
Planting Position Partial or full sun, moist well manured soil
Days Until Maturity  2 years 
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