Chionanthus retusus (Chinese fringe tree) a bird friendly, tall, deciduous shrub with snow white flowers in abundance on mature trees. Its foliage, light green, glossy and underneath with a little whiteness. In autumn the foliage turns yellow. Flowers are followed by damson like fruit. Flowers May-June. Height 250-300cm. Supplied in a 7.5-10 litre pot.