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Learn about several tree varieties and the planting information for each zone.

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Japanese Stewartia(2 of 16)

Plant in full sun to partial shade.
Plant in rich moist, well-drained soil; does not tolerate drought or heat.
Height: 20-40 feet
Width: 20-40 feet.
Hardy in USDA zones (4) 5-7:
Zone 4: Plant in spring to prevent winter heaving; plant in full sun; apply extra mulch after first hard frost; avoid contact with salt; may be marginally hardy in this zone.
Zone 5: Plant in spring to prevent winter heaving; plant in full sun to light shade; apply extra mulch after first hard frost; avoid contact with salt.
Zone 6: Plant in spring or early fall; plant in full sun to light shade; mulch in fall; avoid contact with salt.
Zone 7: Plant in fall; plant in light to partial shade; mulch in fall.

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