Chinese tallow

Triadica sebifera

  • Chinese tallow
  • Chinese tallow
  • Chinese tallow
  • Chinese tallow
  • Chinese tallow
  • Chinese tallow
  • Chinese tallow
  • Chinese tallow
  • Flower name
    Chinese tallow
  • Scientific name
    Triadica sebifera
  • Alias南京黄櫨, Chinese Tallow Tree
  • Place of originChina
  • Place of floweringGarden, Low mountains, Park, Streets, Planting
  • Flowering seasonJune, July

What is Chinese tallow

Chinese tallow,(scientific name:Triadica sebifera, is a deciduous tree of the genus Triadica, Department of Euphorbiaceae originates in China. Bloom with yellow flowers on long spikes in the summer and invite bees and butterflies, ladybugs, etc. Makes a fall fruit ripe from green purple black, cracked, surrounded by white wax powder from the three seeds. Seeds attract birds such as Brown-eared bulbul. Beautiful fall foliage and white fruit. The leaves are used to dye.

Common name: Chinese tallow
scientific name:Triadica sebifera,
aka: Chinese Tallow Tree,Florida aspen,
origin: China, Living type: deciduous trees, height: bark color: gray, Brown, leaf: diamond-shaped oval at 10-15 m, leaf tip be edgy,: 6-8 cm, leaf arrangement: alternate, deciduous period – 11 October, Uni-sexual flowers, Mono-ecious Inflorescence form: raceme, inflorescence length: 10 cm, flower color: yellow, flowering period: June - July, fruit: capsule and ripens fruit, Fruit shape: ripe green fruit is cracked, comes out three white seed, use: Park, Garden


  • Order
    Malpighiales
  • Family
    Euphorbiaceae
  • Genus
    Triadica
  • Species
    T. sebifera
  • Type of flower
    Other
  • Array of flower
    Gross inflorescence
  • Petal shape
    without
  • Leaf type
    ovoid
  • Edge of the leaf
    All edges
  • Life typeDeciduous tree
  • Flower colors
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height1000.0 ~ 1500.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower10.0 ~ 10.0 cm

Random flowers