|Disanthus cercidifolius Maxim.|
A small to medium-sized shrub up to 3 m high, but often smaller. The leaves are similar to Cercis or Cercidiphyllum.
The small flowers are purplish, produced in October. They are smelling unpleasant. In autumn the shrub is very conspicuous. The
leaves are coloured crimson to wine-red. It needs a warm place with moist but well drained soil.
Home: Japan, Korea
Other views: Shrub
Author: Ulrich Herzog
Not found! Ethnobotanical aspects of Disanthus cercidifolius by Plants for a future database
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