Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Cornales
Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Check out EDDMapS.org to see where this has been reported.
Read more about Deutzia at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
PLANTS National Database
Deutzia, Pride-of-Rochester, Fuzzy Pride-of-Rochester
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Keith Bradley kab_deutzia_scabra_1178
May Polk County NC
Shrub w spreading, somewhat arching branches, often straggly in appearance, per Manual of Woody Landscape Plants.
Sam Pratt sbp_1258b
May Polk County NC
Pedicels sparsely stellate-pubescent. Sepals triangular to ovate, per Flora of North America.
JK Marlow jkm140816_743
August Jackson County NC
High Hampton Inn
Lf base usually rounded, both surfaces stellate-pubescent, upper sandpapery, per Manual of Woody Landscape Plants.
Dow Gardens , Dow Gardens, Bugwood.org bug_5146026
Inflorescences racemes or panicles - loose, 5-50 flowered; peduncle absent, per Flora of North America.
Non-native: Japan & China
Documented growing wild in GA NC -
Habitat: Perhaps not present in our region, per Weakley's Flora
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Click here to see a map showing all occurrences known to SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria. (Zoom in to see more detail.)
This plant may be causing problems in natural areas outside its native range, according to authorities such as:
- Forest Health Assessment & Applied Sciences Team: New Invaders of the Northeast
- Kentucky Exotic Pest Plant Council, 2013
Petioles 5mm long
10 stamens, of 2 lengths
Inflorescences loose racemes or panicles
TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!
- New Invaders of the Northeast and Northcentral US p065
- Woody Plants of the Southeastern US: A Winter Guide p130