Pterostyrax hispida Sieb. & Zucc.
Halesia hispida (Sieb. & Zucc.) Mast. - Pterostyrax micrantha Sieb. & Zucc.
Styracaceae
Pterostyrax hispida (66302 octets)
Deciduous small tree. Leaves alternate, elliptic to obovate, 7-22 cm long, 4-11 cm wide, light green and glabrous above, paler and pubescent beneath, especially on nerves. Margin bristle-toothed. Apex shortly pointed. White flowers, slightly fragant, about 1.5 cm long, in pubescent and leafy panicles about 10-25 cm long in May-June. Fruit ten-winged, covered by yellow-brown hairs. Hardy.

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Cultivated: France and Germany

Author: Frédéric Tournay

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