Chinese fringe flower

Loropetalum chinese var. rubra

  • Chinese fringe flower
  • Chinese fringe flower
  • Chinese fringe flower
  • Chinese fringe flower
  • Chinese fringe flower
  • Chinese fringe flower
  • Chinese fringe flower
  • Chinese fringe flower
  • Chinese fringe flower
  • Chinese fringe flower
  • Chinese fringe flower
  • Chinese fringe flower
  • Chinese fringe flower
  • Chinese fringe flower
  • Flower name
    Chinese fringe flower
  • Scientific name
    Loropetalum chinese var. rubra
  • Aliasアカバナトキワマンサク, 赤花常盤万作, Chinese fringe bush, 紅花常盤万作, 紅花常盤万作
  • Place of originChina
  • Place of floweringGarden, Botanical Gardens, Park
  • Flowering seasonMarch, April, May
  • Language of flowersI want to love

What is Chinese fringe flower

Chinese fringe flower (Scientific name: Loropetalum chinese var. Rubra) is native to China and is a pink flower variety of the cold-resistant evergreen small tree "Loropetalum {Tokiwa Mansaku}}" which is a cold-tolerant evergreen small tree. It branches well, and the tree height is not as high as that of Tokiwamansaku. The leaves are in the shape of a single leaf, and hair grows densely in the shiny cortex. The leaves alternate with the branches, and there are no serrations on the leaf edges.
The young leaves are reddish purple, and there are green leaves that turn green as they grow, and red leaves that keep red.
In spring, it forms a small inflorescence consisting of three to five small, fragrant, bright red shiny thin vinyl flowers. The flower length is 2 to 5 cm, and there are 4 petals and 4 stamens. After the flower, it has an egg-shaped effect and ripens in late summer and early fall. The fruit contains black long egg-shaped seeds.
The scientific name Loropetalum (Loroperalum) is a string-like flower with Loron (leather) and Petalon (petal), and rubra (rubra) is Greek in meaning of "red", and Chinese is from the origin .
Please also refer to 'Chinese fringe flower(BenibanaTokiwa Mansaku)' in Kagiken WEB (Senior version of Kagiken Flower DataBase).

Common name:Chinese fringe flower, scientific name: Loropetalum chinese var. rubra, Common name: safflower Tokiwamansaku (Akahana Tokiwa Mansaku), Scientific name: Loropetalum chinese var. Rubra (Loropetalum Chinese 'Lubra'), aka: Akabana Tokiwamansaku, Chinese fringe bush, Origin: China, Habitat distribution: Japan, China, India, Living form: evergreen small tall tree, Tree height: 100 to 150 cm, Tree view: Many branches, Single leaf , Leaf: Shiny in cortex, Leaf: Oval, Leaf: 5 cm, Leaf: purple-red (young leaf) → green (green leaf type) → crimson (red-leaf type), phylogeny: alternate, leaf rim: full rim , Flower color: red, purple red, peach, flowering season: March-May, 4 petals, petal form: ribbon shape, petal length: 2 to 5 cm, male number: 4 use, garden tree, park tree , Medicinal.


  • Eye
    Saxifragales
  • Family
    Hamamelidaceae
  • Genus
    Loropetalum
  • Species
    L. chinese var. rubra
  • Type of flower
    Radial symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Spikelet inflorescence
  • Petal shape
    4 petals
  • Leaf type
    ovoid
  • Edge of the leaf
    All edges
  • Life typeCold-resistant Evergreen small trees
  • Flower colorsPink
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height100.0 ~ 150.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower2.0 ~ 5.0 cm

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