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Eucommia Genus

 

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General Needs

  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile
  • WaterSemi-moist

Description

Eucommia genus. This genus consists of a deciduous tree which is grown almost entirely for its medicinal properties, the dried bark being used in herbal medicine.

Characteristics

Deciduous, Trees

Origin

C. China

Interest and use

Grown for its unusual foliage.

Cultivation

It is fully hardy and will need full sun and fertile, well drained soil.

Propagation

You can propagate by softwood cuttings in the summer.

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    Eucommia

    Hello, I am looking for one of these, a cutting or a small plant, can anyone help?

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