Mar, Apr, May
Perennial, Woody Zones 5-9
33–82 ft / 10–25 m
Regal purple, trumpet-shaped blooms carrying the scent of vanilla are produced in showy, upright clusters with dark spots and yellow stripes.
Yellowish-green, ovoid capsules that contain thousands of small, sticky seeds.
Clusters of elegant purple blooms that carry a vanilla fragrance dominate the tree in spring, though it also boasts immensely broad, heart-shaped, emerald foliage.