Schisandra rubriflora (Franch.) Rehd. & Wils.
S. chinensis var. rubriflora
Schisandraceae
Schisandra rubriflora (26830 Bytes)
Small shrub with winding, thin stems. Leaves obovate, dentate, 6-12 cm long, with cuneate base. Single, axillary, dropping red flowers, 2.5 cm wide, in May or June on a red stalk. Scarlet berries, 0.5-1 cm, in pendent spikes appear in autumn.

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Cultivated: Germany

Author: Rainer Oberle

Ethnobotanical aspects of Schisandra rubriflora by Plants for a future database

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