Trees by Genus

Genus 'Halesia'

Halesia monticola

Halesia monticola (Snowdrop Tree)

Halesia monticola

Also known as: Silver Bell

Native: South-eastern United States

Location: Grown as an ornamental in eastern States and in Europe, as it grows quickly and flowers profusely when still rather young.

Foliage

Leaves are downy when they first appear.

Flowers

Halesia monticola

Flowers open in May as the leaves emerge, each about 2.5cm long.

Fruits

Halesia monticola

Fruits are about 3.7-5cm long.