fringe tree


Botanical Name Chionanthus virginicus
Common Name fringe tree
Family Oleaceae
USDA Zone 3 to 9
Light Requirement Full Sun to Part Shade
Season(s) of interest Spring, Summer, Fall
Height and Spread
12-20ft x 12-20ft (3.5-6m x 3.5-6m)
Flower Color White
Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Pollinators, Provides Food for Birds
Additional Information
Native range: Eastern and Southern United States. Dioecious (Separate Male and Female Trees).
Location in Lurie Garden
North Dark Plate, Southeast Dark Plate