Stewartia pseudocamellia Maxim.
Theaceae
Stewartia pseudocamellia (50527 Bytes)
Small to medium sized tree with flaking bark and glabrous shoots. Leaves ovate to obovate, shortly acuminate. Flowers white, solitary in leaf axils, 5 to 7 cm across, cup shaped, antheres bright yellow. Prefers light acid, fresh soil.

Home: Japan

Other views: Bark

Cultivated: Germany

Author: Rainer Oberle

Ethnobotanical aspects of Stewartia pseudocamellia by Plants for a future database

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