Tianshan is a bushy, upright shrub, more compact than typical Heptacodium. Fragrant, jasmine-like, creamy-white flowers in late summer are followed by persistent calyxes, which swell and turn red, lasting until October. The decorative bark peels off in yellowish-brown flakes. The bark can be a highlighted if lower branches are pruned.
Full Sun, Part Shade
Prefers Well-drained Soil, Moist
Tolerates Clay, Exfoliating bark