Genus Chionanthus Species retusus Cultivar 'China Snow' Common Name China Snow Fringe Tree Zone 5 to 9 Habit Small tree with rounded habit. Slow to moderate growth rate. Height 15 to 20 Feet Spread 20 to 25 Feet Foliage Dark green in summer, Leathery, yellow in fall. Deciduous. Flower White flowers borne in terminal panicles in May-June. Flower Color White Fruit Blue drupe in September-October. Culture Full sun to partial shade. Category: Flowering Tree Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on Tumblr (Opens in new window) Description Exfoliating bark adds winter interest.