Ptelea trifoliata L.
Rutaceae
Ptelea trifoliata (14969 Bytes)
Deciduous and dioecious large shrub up to 5 m high. The corymbs of small, yellowish flowers, open in June with a strong hop smell. Dark green, upside glabrous leaves. Oliv to cinnamon coloured twigs.

Home: Eastern North America, Mexico

Cultivated: Germany

Author: Rainer Oberle

Ethnobotanical aspects of Ptelea trifoliata by Plants for a future database

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