Sourwood or sorrel tree, Oxydendrum arboreum, /ˌɒksᵻˈdɛndrəm ɑːrˈbɔəriəm/ is the sole species in the genus Oxydendrum, in the family Ericaceae.
Common name: sourwood Color: creamy yellow Bloom time: June to July Height: 20.00 to 50.00 feet Difficulty level: easy to grow
Planting & Care Start chaste tree seeds in spring approximately four weeks before the last frost. Soak the seeds in a bowl of water for 24 hours to determine which are viable. Start the seeds that sink to the bottom and discard those that float to the surface.
Sunlight: Full sun to part shade
Soil: well-drained soil
Temprature: 45 degree
Fertilizer: Apply any organic fertilizer
Sow two chaste tree seeds in each pot.
Press the seeds onto the surface of the moistened compost mixture.
Cover them with a 1/4-inch-thick layer of compost.
Mist the compost liberally to settle it.
Special Feature: Beautiful small specimen flowering tree with multi-season interest for lawns, patios, shade gardens or open woodland areas.
Use Ornamental use:
The plant is used for ornamental purpose.
Its generally kep indoor in living room and in terrac area.
Note: No serious insect or disease problems. Leaf spot and twig blight infrequently occur.