Hoptree

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HoptreeA
HoptreeB
 

Description

Rue Family : Rutaceae

Latin Name : Ptelea trifoliata
Longevity : Perennial
Season : Warm
Origin : Introduced
Value :
Wildlife – fair
Livestock – fair

Remarks :

Common names include, ” Common hoptree”, “Water ash” and “Three-leaf hoptree”. Growth form is usually a rounded, deciduous shrub, but occasionally forms a small tree up to 25 feet in height. The leaves are divided into three leaflets that have a very pungent odor when handled. Flowers from March to July, fruit ripens August to September. Adapted to a wide variety of soil types. Prefers shade and is usually an understory species.

Source: USDA-NRCS

Additional information

Weight 1 lbs
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