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1208 Sharp Road
Gunter , Texas 75058
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Persian Spire Ironwood

Persian Spire Ironwood

Scientific Name: Parrotia persica 'JLColumnar'
  • 0
  • 1980
  • 1981

SIZE & GROWTH RATE

Average Growth Rate is 1.5 Feet Per Year
Mature Size 25' Tall x 10' Wide

LIGHT NEEDS

Full Sun or Partial Shade

DECIDUOUS OR EVERGREEN

Deciduous

ACORNS?

No it doesn't have acorns

COLOR

Spring brings a burst of purple with its new leaves, followed by glossy green foliage in summer. Fall explodes with a fiery display of oranges, yellows, reds, and burgundy.

SPECIAL FEATURES

Compact, Columnar Form
Colorful Foliage Throughout Seasons
Resilient and Adaptable
Red Flowers in the Spring


The Persian Spire Ironwood (Parrotia persica ‘JLColumnar’), also known as the Persian Spire Parrotia, is a captivating ornamental tree prized for its unique form, colorful foliage, and resilience. This cultivar of the Parrotia persica offers a more compact and columnar shape compared to the species, making it ideal for smaller landscapes. Maturing at 25 feet tall with a narrow spread of 10 feet, the Persian Spire Ironwood boasts a dense, upright form with twisting trunks, adding a touch of architectural interest to your yard. The Persian Spire Ironwood offers a beautiful display of foliage throughout the seasons. In spring, it breaks dormancy with a burst of color. Small, tassel-like flowers in shades of red emerge before the leaves, adding a subtle yet charming touch. These are followed by the emergence of unique, rounded leaves with a distinctive purplish cast. As the season progresses, the leaves mature to a glossy, dark green, adding a touch of elegance to your landscape. Fall brings another transformation, with the foliage ablaze in a vibrant display of orange, yellow, burgundy, and red hues. This stunning display adds a touch of fiery color to your autumn landscape. Beyond its beauty, the Persian Spire Ironwood is a resilient and adaptable plant. It thrives in full sun to part shade and prefers well-drained soils. This low-maintenance tree is drought-tolerant once established and requires minimal watering. The dense foliage also offers some wind protection, making it a good choice for windy areas. Generally resistant to pests and diseases, the Persian Spire Ironwood is a hassle-free addition to your landscape. With its manageable size, unique form, and colorful foliage throughout the seasons, the Persian Spire Ironwood is a versatile choice for bringing year-round interest and architectural beauty to your yard.

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Persian Spire 30g2.0 - 2.5 in8-9 ft3-4 ft$495.00$322.00192Add to cart