Hoheria sexstylosa Col.
Hoheria lanceolata Hort. - Hoheria populnea A. Cunn. var. lanceolata Hook.f.
Malvaceae
Hoheria sexstylosa (62334 octets)
Evergreen shrub. Leaves very variable on young plants. Adult ones alternate, lanceolate, 3-15 cm long, 2-5 cm wide, acuminate, glabrous, dentate, light glossy green above, paler beneath. White flowers with 5 petals, up to 2,5 cm across, fragant. Inflorescences in axillary 2-5 flowered cymes in summer.

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Cultivated: France

Author: Frédéric Tournay

Ethnobotanical aspects of Hoheria sexstylosa by Plants for a future database

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