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