Radermachera Sinica, China Doll - Plant
Radermachera sinica, also called china doll, serpent tree or emerald tree, is an evergreen tree in the family Bignoniaceae, native to the subtropical mountain regions of southern China and Taiwan.
Common name: China doll
Color: White or yellow
Bloom time: Seasonal bloomer
Height: 25.00 to 30.00 feet
Difficulty level: easy to grow
Planting & Care
China doll plants need plenty of bright, but indirect, light. They need at least four to five hours of this kind of light a day. If the windows in your house are unable to provide suitable light, then you may want to use an artificial plant light to add additional light.
Sunlight: Full Sun
Soil: well-drained soil
Temprature: 70-75 degrees F.
Fertilizer: Apply any organic fertilizer
- China doll plants need plenty of bright, but indirect, light.
- They need at least four to five hours of this kind of light a day.
- If the windows in your house are unable to provide suitable light, then you may want to use an artificial plant light to add additional light.
Where winter hardy, this tree serves as an interesting specimen/accent or small shade tree in protected areas of the landscape. Where not winter hardy, grow as container plant for patios or porches that must be overwintered indoors.
- The plant is used for ornamental purpose
No serious insect or disease problems. Watch for aphids and spider mites on indoor plants.