Prinsepia sinensis 5 PCS fresh seeds, Cherry Prinsepia, Chinese Prinsepia, Edible red fruit, Tree shrub, Flower seeds, Organic seeds
Chinese prinsepia or Chinese plane seed (lat. Prinsepia sinensis)
Shrub 1.5-2 m high. The bark is light gray or brownish, peeling off in longitudinal stripes; on young shoots it is dark, smooth, covered with slightly flaky glossy skin, 6-2 cm in length. In the shade, individual branches rest on neighboring trees and stretch up to 5-6 m.
Leaves are lanceolate or oblong-ovate, 5-8 cm long and 1.5-3 cm wide, entire or slightly crenate.
The flowers are yellow, about 15 cm in diameter, with a delicate aroma, 2-4 in axillary bunches.
The fruits are spherical or ovoid bright red drupes 1.5-2 cm in diameter, with sweet and sour pulp, edible. The stone is flat, 1-1.2 cm long, with a characteristic grooved-tubercular surface.
It blooms in May-June, the fruits ripen at the end of August.
Grows well in open, sunny areas. The soil at the planting site should be light, breathable, and fertile. Not drought resistant.