osition: Full sun or very light, dappled shade.
Soil: Well drained, fertile soils.
Flowering Period: August - October.
Flower Colour: White
Rate of Growth: Moderate.
Habit: Sophora japonica eventually grows to be a medium sized, branching tree with a rounded crown once established.
Height: up to 15 m (50 ft)
Spread: 10 m (32 ft)
Notes: Sophora japonica can take a number of years to start flowering fully in the UK and while lovely, it is best to consider it a foliage plant in the short term. This plant is also known as Styphnolobium japonicum.