Flower Database

Ternstroemia gymnanthera

Basic information
Flower Name
Ternstroemia gymnanthera
Formal Name
Ternstroemia gymnanthera
Alias
木斛, 赤実の木
Habitat
Japan
Morph
Evergreen mature trees
Comment
Ternstroemia gymnanthera is an evergreen mature trees of the Ternstroemia genus that grows naturally in forests near the coast of Japan. The bark is grey-brown. Leaves glossy, thick, long and slender. Aromatic like orchid fragrance in summer to pale yellow five-petaled flowers bloom in the drop-down. Autumn become spherical fruit, red ripen.
General name: Ternstroemia gymnanthera, scientific name: Ternstroemia gymnanthera, origin: Japan, China, Southeast Asia, life type: Evergreen mature trees, height: 6 - 15 m bark color: grayish-brown, leaf: oblong, leaf arrangement: alternate, flower: pale yellow, flower diameter: 2 cm,Flowering period: July, fruit colors: red, use: Garden, wood, dye, medicine.
Detailed information
Order
Ericales
Family
Pentaphylacaceae
Genus
Ternstroemia
Species
T.gymnanthera
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Cyme
Petal shape
5petals
Leaf type
Oblong
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
Garden park
Color
Cream, White
Season
Jul
Height
600  ~ 1500  [cm]
Diameter
2  ~ 2