Cedrela sinensis - Chinese Cedar (Chinese Toon) Tree

Cedrela sinensis - Chinese Cedar   (Chinese Toon) Tree is a spectacular tree in spring when the new foliage is pale pink. The foliage slowly turns cream then deep green. An upright, narrow habit growing to approx 8M. The young leaves  are extensively used as a vegetable in China; they have an onion-like flavour. Plants with red young leaves are considered of better flavour than those where the young leaves are green.

Height:  8 metres.

Width:  10 metres.

Growth rate: Moderate.

Form: Cedrela sinensis - Chinese Cedar   (Chinese Toon) Tree is upright and narrow.

Foliage: New growth is pale pink or red, turning slowly to cream then deep green.

Flower: Small, 4–5 mm diameter, with five white or pale pink petals.

Autumn colour: Yellow green/bronze
Tolerances: Cedrela sinensis - Chinese Cedar   (Chinese Toon) Tree does well in cold climates, well-drained soil and is moderately tolerant of frost.

Landscape use: Good ornamental tree in gardens and parks.


Order and delivery details

Our standard prices are as follows. Not all products are available in all sizes and there are some products that are charged at a premium rate.

25cm pots - $45 (minimum order 5)

45 litre bags - $230
75 litre bags - $330

Start From
100 litre bags - $450
150 and 200 litre bags - $550

(orders taken all year, RCB Field Grown Trees are dug and delivered in winter) 3m+ with large developed canopy - $450

Images are provided as a guide only to help identify plants.
Please call (03) 5628 1507 to confirm current stock availabilty,
and current plant size.

Transport to Melbourne: Blerick Tree Farm delivers year round to Melbourne Metro via our own transport. Click here to see delivery costs

Transport Interstate: For Sydney, Canberra, Brisbane and Adelaide, we use a third party plant transport company. Interstate transport is quoted per consignment, based on volume & space.

Transport to these locations will be a minimum of $250.

Office hours: Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm.

Nursery Opening Hours: Friday Saturday and Sunday 11am to 3pm

Email Us: admin@blerick.com.au
Blerick Tree Farm 
Open 7 days
9am-5pm Mon-Fri, 11am-3pm Sat-Sun

55 McDougal Road, Neerim South VIC 3831
Ph: 03 56281507
Mobile: 0417 535 917