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Genus: Koelreuteria

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 II > Order: Sapindales > Family: Sapindaceae

Three species, native to China, Korea and Taiwan. All three species are cultivated in southern Africa.

Species cultivated in southern Africa

List from Glen (2002).

Koelreuteria bipinnata

Native to China.

 

Koelreuteria elegans

Native to Taiwan and southern China. See Wikipedia

 

Koelreuteria paniculata (Pride-of-China, Golden rain)

Native to China and Korea. See Wikipedia

 

Links

Publications

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

  

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