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Paulownia Tomentosa

Botanical Name:

Paulownia tomentosa

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How to Grow
Water
Low
Water sparingly, allowing the mix to nearly dry out between watering.
Sunlight
Partial Shade - Full Sun
~
3-6 hours of sun per day, with protection from intense mid-day sun
Characteristics

Plant Type

Tree, Small tree or shrub up to 8 m tall with a rough grey-brown bark

Lifespan

Woody

Flower

Large showy upright cluster of purple tube-like 1.5-2 inch long fragrant flowers. Pale violet with dark spots and yellow stripes; vanilla scented, Flowers in conical inflorescences, up to 50 cm long

Fruit

1-1.5 long oval capsule containing thousands of small sticky green turning brown seeds., Fruits 3–4 cm in diameter, yellowish green, viscid-glandular.

Taxonomy

Order

Lamiales

Family

Paulowniaceae

Genus

Paulownia

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