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Manchurian Thorn Tree

The Manchurian Thorn Tree (Aralia manchurica)

is a perennial deciduous tree with cream flowers.
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Leaves

The leaves are red in Spring, green in Summer and red in Autumn. They are aristate in shape.

Bark and stem

Aralia manchurica has brown bark with a spiky texture. The stem is brown.

Scientific classifications [Edit]
Genus ? Aralia
Specific epithet ? manchurica
Common names
Manchurian Thorn Tree (Ireland)
IPNI details on Aralia manchurica
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Aralia manchurica http://plantdatabase.co.uk/Aralia_manchurica
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