Catalpa ovata G.Don
Catalpa ovata (21897 bytes)
A tree, until to 11 m in height. The leaves are usually three-lobed. In the corners of the nervs on the bottom side there are small red hairs. The flowers are produced in narrowly pyramidal, 10-25 cm long panicles in July. The flowers are small, cream-white with purple and yellow markings.

Home: China

Other views: Flowers

Cultivated: Germany

Author: Ulrich Herzog

Ethnobotanical aspects of Catalpa ovata by Plants for a future database

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