Position: Sheltered in full sun or light, dappled shade.
Soil: Moist, fertile, lime free soil.
Hardiness: Reasonably hardy. Styrax japonica 'Purple Dress' requires shelter from cold winter winds.
Flowering Period: June.
Flower Colour: Pale pink
Rate of Growth: Slow to moderate.
Habit: Eventually a small branching tree with an open crown.
Height: up to 8 m (26 ft) in many years.
Spread: 6 m (20 ft)