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Rare shrub referred to as Chinese flowering chestnut. Leaves, flowers and seeds are all edible.

Genus of one species of erect, deciduous shrub found in scrub and at woodland margins in northern China.

  • Deciduous - shrub
  • Full sun - in frosty areas shelter from cold drying winds
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - grown for its pinnate leaves and 5-petalled, star-shaped flowers.
  • Pests & Diseases - coral spot
  • Place of origin - northern China
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil -

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A rare plant with erect panicles of white flowers in MAY
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