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Genus: Exochorda

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Eudicotyledons > Core Eudicots > Rosids > Eurosid I > Order: Rosales > Family: Rosaceae

Four species, native to China and central Asia; three species are cultivated in southern Africa.

Species cultivated in southern Africa

List from Glen (2002).

Exochorda giraldii

Native to China.


Exochorda korolkowii

Native to Turkestan


Exochorda racemosa

Native to northern China.


Exochorda x macrantha




  • Glen, H.F. 2002. Cultivated Plants of Southern Africa. Jacana, Johannesburg.