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Pterospermum diversifolium, Pterospermum

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Pterospermum diversifolium

Family: Malvaceae
Subfamily: Dombeyoideae
Origin: Indonesia, Thailand
Small tree 10-20 ftFull sunSemi-shadeWhite/off-white flowersOrnamental foliageFragrantSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

Small to medium size tree with fragrant cream flowers and unusual shape of leaves that have velvet bronze underneath. Rare plant in cultivation. Hardy at least to zone 9.

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