Pterostyrax corymbosa Sieb. & Zucc.
Halesia corymbosa Nichols.
Pterostyrax corymbosa (45698 octets)
Deciduous small tree. Leaves alternate, elliptic, 5-15 cm long, 3-9 cm wide, light green, bristle-toothed, slightly stellate pubescent, apex acuminate, base cunate. Petiole and veins reddish. White flowers about 2 cm long, in corymbose panicles 8-12 cm long in May. Fruit obovoid 5-winged. Hardy.

Home: China, Japan

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Cultivated: France and Germany

Author: Frédéric Tournay

Ethnobotanical aspects of Pterostyrax corymbosa by Plants for a future database

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