Celastrus orbiculatus '~Species'

Oriental Bittersweet, Chinese Bittersweet, Climbing Spindleberry, Staff Vine

Family: Celastraceae Staff Tree


Type Shrub, vine
USDA Hardiness range 4A - 8B
Exposure Partial shade to full sun
Bloom color Green
Bloom time Summer
Water needs Moist
Landscape uses Arbor, screen, specimen, winter interest
Height 20' to 40' / 6.00m to 12.20m
Spread n/a
Growth rate Fast
Persistence Deciduous
Bloom attributes Suitable for dried flowers
Leaf color Green
Fruit color Yellow
Soil type Sandy, clay, loamy
Form Irregular or sprawling, prostrate, spreading or horizontal