|Meliosma oldhamii Miq. ex. Maxim.|
|Meliosma rhoifolia Maxim. - Meliosma pinnata (Roxb.) Maxim. var. oldhamii (Maxim.) Beus.|
Deciduous tree. Young shoots gray, glaucous. Leaves odd-pinnate, coriaceous, 15-50 cm long. 9-17 leaflets, 3-15 cm long, 1-5 cm wide, ovate to elliptic-lanceolate, long acuminate, serrate with some short awned teeth , glabrous or slightly pubescent on both sides, pubescent on nerves beneath. Rachis reddish with scattered brown hairs. Flowers white in erect & terminal panicles about 20-30 cm long, in June. Fruit globose dark red.
Home: China, Japan, Korea
Cultivated: France and Germany
Author: Frédéric Tournay
Not found! Ethnobotanical aspects of Meliosma oldhamii by Plants for a future database
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