X Chitalpa tashkentensis T.S. Elias & W. Wisura
Chilopsis linearis (Cav.) Sweet. X Catalpa bignonioides Walter
Bignoniaceae
X Chitalpa tashkentensis (36862 Bytes)
Deciduous shrub to small tree about 5 to 9 m high. Leaves alternate, entire, narrow-elliptic to lanceolate, 10-17 cm cm long 2-4.5 cm wide. Lamina glabrous, dull green above, paler and slightly downy beneath. Inflorescence in terminal erect racemes in July. Beautiful flowers about 3 cm long, bell-shaped with crispate lobes, pale to dark pink with purple veins in the throat.

Home: Raised by N. Rusanov in 1964 at Tashkent Botanical Garden (Uzbekistan)

Other views: Inflorescence, Flowers

Cultivated: France and Germany

Author: Frédéric Tournay

Not found! Ethnobotanical aspects of X Chitalpa tashkentensis by Plants for a future database

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