Chimonanthus nitens Oliv.
Calycanthaceae
Chimonanthus nitens (54817 octets)
Erect and evergreen shrub 2-3 m high. Leaves opposite, elliptic-lanceolate, long acuminate, 5-12 cm long, 2-4 cm wide; dark glossy green above, lighter beneath. Margin entire. Flowers slightly fragant, 1.5 cm long, short stalked, solitary, axillary, yellow-white, petal long acuminate. Flowering in October.

Home: China

Other views: Flowers, Foliage

Cultivated: France

Author: Frédéric Tournay

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