Fragrance from the fringe tree’s (Chionanthus virginicus) spring flowers gently drifts through the garden.
Exquisite flowers grace the irregular form of this smaller maturing, ornamental flowering tree. Grows best with adequate moisture. Matures 12-20′ x 12-20′. Zone 3-9, part shade to full sun. May produce dark purple fruits that songbirds enjoy.
Do you have a favorite fragrant plant or two?
Fringe tree is one of many pollinator plants. Explore more in Butterflies and Bees Love These.