Stewartia pseudocamellia Maxim.
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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