- Flower nameOriental paperbush
- Scientific nameEdgeworthia chrysantha
- Alias三椏, 赤花三椏
- Place of originChina
- Place of floweringGarden, Botanical Gardens, Park
- Flowering seasonFebruary, March, April
What is Oriental paperbush
Oriental paperbushOriental paperbush or mitsumata, scientific name:Edgeworthia chrysantha, is a deciduous shrub of the Edgeworthia genus , Hyacinthaceae Department of Oriental paperbush with Chinese origin. Give the spherical flower heads before they leaf out in spring. In keicho of Edo piriod was brought to Japan. Known as the raw material for paper. Flower name comes from are divided into 3-prong branch is branched to three figures looked.
Common name: Oriental paperbush ,scientific name:Edgeworthia chrysantha, also known as : mitsumata, origin: China, height: 100-200 cm,
flower diameter: 5 cm, color: red, yellow, Flowering period: March-April.