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Sorrel tree

Oxydendrum arboreum

Sourwood , Titi

This large shrub has glossy leaves which turn brilliant red in autumn. In late summer it produces small white flowers.

Planning

Difficulty
Easy
Flowering time
Summer
Fruiting time
Autumn

Harvesting

Generally not harvested.

Propagation

Cuttings
Take semi-hardwood cuttings.

Geography

Origin
E. USA

Environment

Light
Full Sun, Full Shade, Partial Sun
Soil moisture
Moist
Soil PH preference
Acid, Neutral
Frost hardiness
Hardy

Uses

Notes
This low maintenance shrub can be planted as an architectural specimen in a sheltered position in acid soils.

Personality

Family
Ericaceae
Flower colour
White
Scent
None

Problems

Generally pest & disease free.

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