Trochodendron aralioides Sieb & Zucc.
Trochodendron aralioides(51893 bytes)
An evergreen, medium-sized shrub, in Europe until 3 to 5 m high. The leathery, long-stalked leaves are ovate or obovate, 8 to 15cm long, often glossy, dark-green. The flowers are greenish, produced in erect, 6 to 8 cm long, terminal racemes mostly in June. The shrub has an aromatic bark. It is growing in most fertile soils except chalky soils.

Home: Japan, Taiwan, S-Korea

Other views: Racem

Cultivated: Germany, France

Author: Ulrich Herzog

Not found! Ethnobotanical aspects of Trochodendron aralioides by Plants for a future database

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