Japanese Raisin Tree
This unique Japanese Raisin Tree, attractive, small tree is prized for its large, oval, dark green foliage, its abundant clusters of fragrant white flowers, and the “raisins”, the sweet and tasty flower stems.
Latin Name: Hovenia dulcis
Site and Soil: Likes 1/2 day to full sun and well-drained soil
Pollination Requirements: Self-fertile
Hardiness: Hardy to minus 10F.
Bearing Age: 3-5 years after planting.
Size at Maturity: 12-15 ft. in height
Bloom Time: May-June
Ripening Time: Early fall
Yield: 5-10 lbs.
Pests & Diseases: We have not observed any pest or disease problems on Japanese Raisin Tree.
USDA Zone: 6
Sunset Western Zone: Not stated
Sunset Northeast Zone: 31, 32, 34-41