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Paulownia tomentosa

Paulownia imperialis, Empress Tree, Foxglove tree

84% (11 Reviews)

Large exotic leaves

Large clusters of fragrant violet flowers

This product is produced and supplied in association with Thompson & Morgan

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Large clusters of fragrant violet flowers in some seasons plus large exotic leaves. Amazing growth rate, a single shoot will often reach up to 8ft in a season.


1 packet (100 paulownia tomentosaseeds) (26621)

Sow in trays, pots, etc of good seed compost in a propagator or warm place to maintain an optimum temperature of 65-70F (18-20C). Sow in well drained compost, just covering the seed with compost, but do not exclude light, which is beneficial to germination. Sow at any time of year. Germination usually takes 21-60 days.

Transplant seedlings when large enough to handle into 7.5cm (3in) pots. Grow on in a cold frame and plant out the following spring in full sun 30cm (12in) apart.

Prefers a sheltered sunny site and a moist, well drained soil.

Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above. Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes, etc. are delivered at the appropriate time for planting or potting on. Delivery times will be stated on the product page above, or in your order acknowledgement page and email.

Orders for packets of seed incur a delivery charge of £2.99.

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