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Styrax obassia

Common Name(s):
Fragrant styrax
Category:
Trees
Comment:

Smooth gray bark with numerous twists and turns

Height:
20-30 ft.
Flower:
Fragrant, white flowers on 4 to 8 in. drooping racemes in late spring; .75 in. dry fruit
Zones:
5-8
Habit:
Deciduous
Site:
Sun to partial shade; moist well drained soil
Texture:
Medium
Form:
Pyramidal to oval in youth; more open and rounded with age; ascending branches
Width:
15-25 ft.
Growth Rate:
Moderate
Leaf:
3 to 8 in. alternate, simple leaves; nonshowy fall color

NCCES plant id: 2209

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