Heptacodium miconioides Rehd.
Heptacodium miconioides (48358 octets)
Deciduous small shrub with light-brown peeling bark. Leaves opposite, ovate or narrow ovate, entire, acuminate, 4-22 cm long, 2-9.5 cm wide, dark green and glabrous above, with 3 prominent hairy nerves beneath. Inflorescences in terminal panicles in September. Flowers white, 5-lobed, fragant, about 1.5 cm across, grouped in circle. Conspicuous reddish calyx after blooming. Hardy.

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Cultivated: France and Germany

Author: Frédéric Tournay & Thierry Lamant

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