Pot Size: 10 litre
Description: Forming small evergreen trees, probably semi-evergreen in our climate, with 2-3m trunk with few sturdy branches. Where Peter Wharton and I found these plants in the cool mountain area Séo Mí Tý of northern Vietnam part of the Hoàng Liên Son mountains. Bearing large pinnate leaves a glossy fresh pale green on deep red petioles as were the rachis and leaflet stalks. The leaves composed of 5-9 leaflets. With axillary infructescences of large red capsules enclosing the seed in a pail aril. Best grown in a well drained fertile soil in full sun, protected from freezing winds.
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