Loropetalum chinense Oliv.
Loropetalum chinense(34843 bytes)
A spreading evergreen, slow growing shrub, until 1.5 to 2 m. The white, witch-hazel-like flowers are produced during Februar and March. The leaves are alternate, ovate, until 4 cm long with short, hairy stalks. An interesting shrub, only for mild and sheltered localities.

Home: China

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Cultivated: France

Author: Ulrich Herzog

Ethnobotanical aspects of Loropetalum chinense by Plants for a future database

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