Seven-son Flower

by Jon Hetman, Director of External Relations & Communications

September 18, 2014

Heptacodium miconioides

Seven-son Flower

Heptacodium miconioides

Seven-son flower (Heptacodium miconioides)

Seven-son flower (Heptacodium miconioides) blooms in late summer/early autumn, bearing fragrant, bee-pleasing, white flowers followed by showy, long-lasting, rosy pink calyces. Read about the introduction of this rare Chinese shrub (formerly named H. jasminoides) to North America.
Arnoldia 46/4, 1986 [pdf]

— Nancy Rose, Editor of Arnoldia

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