Michelia gracipies

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  • Masses of fragrant white flowers in spring.
  • Fuzzy brown flower buds in the winter¬† prior to flowering.
  • Glossy green leathery leaves.


  • As a screen, even in smaller gardens.
  • Flower gardens.
  • Specimen tree in border planting.

Growing Conditions

  • Very frost hardy.
  • Moderately tolerant of wind and coastal conditions.
  • Will cope with dry to moist soil conditions.
  • Full sun to partial shade.


Height Width
5 year old tree 1.5m 1.0m
10 year old tree 3.0m 2.0m
Country of Origin:   China

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