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Abeliophyllum distichum (White Forsythia)

Synonyms: Abeliophyllum distichum f. albiflorum; Abeliophyllum distichum f. eburneum; Abeliophyllum distichum f. lilacinum; Abeliophyllum distichum f. viridicalycinum; Abeliophyllum distichum var. obtusicarpum

Wikipedia Abstract

Abeliophyllum (White Forsythia, or Korean Abelialeaf) is a monotypic genus of flowering plants in the olive family, Oleaceae. It consists of one species, Abeliophyllum distichum Nakai, endemic to Korea, where it is endangered in the wild, occurring at only seven sites. It is related to Forsythia, but differs in having white, not yellow, flowers.It is a deciduous shrub growing to 1–2 m tall. The leaves are opposite, simple, 6–10 cm long and 3-4.5 cm wide, pubescent both above and below.
View Wikipedia Record: Abeliophyllum distichum

Endangered Species

Status: Endangered
View IUCN Record: Abeliophyllum distichum

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