Staphylea holocarpa 'Rosea'


Plant Type:


Staphylea holocarpa ‘Rosea’ – This is the pink flowering form of the white S. holocarpa. Flowers erupt on this Bladdernut in 2” to 4” panicles in late spring. The interesting pear-shaped seed capsules are 1.5” to 2” long and also infused with pink. Site in sun planted in fertile soil bearing in mind that Staphylea holocarpa ‘Rosea’ can be a very large growing shrub or even a small tree. Though we are uncertain of the origins of this pink flowering form of Bladdernut the species is found in Central China and Japan. Cutting grown.


20-30 Ft


Medium Pink
Item Description Price  
STAPHROS Staphylea holocarpa 'Rosea' (5 inch Square x 6 inch Tall - true 2 quarts / 1.8927 liters) $30.00 Sold Out

Characteristics and Attributes for Staphylea holocarpa 'Rosea'

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Late Spring / Early Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage)

  • Spring / Summer / into Autumn

Autumn Interest

  • Fruit / Berries / Seed Heads


  • Full Sun


  • Specimen
  • Shrub Border
  • Hedgerow

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Moderately Fast


  • Fertile
  • Draining

Propagated By

  • Cutting Grown