Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3706

Shrub
Perennial

Non-native: Japan & China
Documented growing wild in GA NC -

Rare

Look for it to be persistent around old homesites and escaping to adjacent woodlands, per Weakley's Flora

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Invasive?

This plant may be causing problems in natural areas outside its native range, according to authorities such as:

Kentucky Exotic Pest Plant Council, 2013

 

LEAVES:
Simple
Opposite
Petioles 5mm long

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
White
Bisexual
Radially symmetrical
5 sepals
5 petals
10 stamens, of 2 lengths
Inferior ovary
Flowers in leaf axils

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer
Capsule

 

TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!



Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Cornales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Deutzia scabra   FAMILY Hydrangeaceae

GREATER THAN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Deutzia scabra   FAMILY Hydrangeaceae

GREATER THAN PLANTS National Database
Deutzia crenata

 

COMMON NAME:
Deutzia, Pride-of-Rochester


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Keith Bradley    kab_deutzia_scabra_1160

May    Polk County    NC

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Keith Bradley    kab_deutzia_scabra_1171

May    Polk County    NC

Flowers borne in upright, 3-6" long, cylindrical panicles, per Manual of Woody Landscape Plants.

image of Deutzia scabra

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.

image of Deutzia scabra

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.

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Richard Webb, Bugwood.org    bug_1480161

Month Unknown        

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Dow Gardens , Dow Gardens, Bugwood.org    bug_5146026

Month Unknown