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Maackia amurensis

Maackia amurensis (Amus maackia)

is a bushy fully hardy perennial deciduous tree with white flowers in early Summer and mid Summer, and it takes 4 to 5 years to flower. It grows well in semi-shade and direct sun, and prefers medium levels of water. The flowers are papilionaceous shaped arranged in a panicle inflorescence. It has low drought tolerance. It looks best in Summer.


It is adapted to clay loam, loam, loamy sand, sandy clay, sandy clay loam and sandy loam soils.


This is a rounded tree has a slow rate of growth has an ultimate height of 6m / 19.7ft and spread of 6m / 19.7ft. It can take 41-45 years to reach its ultimate height.


The leaves are green in Spring and Summer and green in Autumn. They are ovate in shape.


A moderate pleasant scent is emitted from the flower.


Flowering tree, small garden/space and street/boulevard tree.

Fruit and seed

The fruit is green. There is a fruit/seed abundance beginning in Autumn and ending in Autumn.


North Korea. China (Northern).

-39°C / -38.2F 41-45 years 6m / 19.7ft 6m / 19.7ft
Scientific classifications [Edit]
Genus ? Maackia
Specific epithet ? amurensis
Common names
Amus maackia (Ireland)
IPNI details on Maackia amurensis
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