Category: Tree - Evergreen
Zones: 6 to 8
Size: To 15' tall, 8' wide
Growth Rate: Slow
Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade
Opposite dark green leaves, lighter below. White flowers in late winter in the leaf axils, fringelike. Need shade from hot afternoon sun in warmer zones.
Published in Hooker's Icon. Pl. 16: t. 1600 in 1887.
Native to China and Japan.