Sycopsis sinensis Oliv.
Hamamelidaceae
Sycopsis sinensis (72900 octets)
Erect evergreen large shrub. Leaves elliptic-lanceolate, 4-10 cm long, 2-4 cm wide, acuminate, entire or slightly toothed, glabrous, leathery, glossy green above, paler beneath. Flowers apetalous in clusters of yellowish stamens enclosed by dark brown bracts. Inflorescence 1.5-2.5 cm long. Reddish anthers. Flowering in March.

Home: Central China

Other views: Foliage

Cultivated: France and Germany

Author: Frédéric Tournay

Not found! Ethnobotanical aspects of Sycopsis sinensis by Plants for a future database

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