Herb latin name: Eurya symplocina


Family: Theaceae (Tea Family)



Description of the plant:



Plant:
Evergreen
Tree

Flowering:
May

Habitat of Eurya symplocina:

1500 - 2100 metres.

Other uses of the herb:

Wood - soft, close grained. Used as a fuel.

Propagation of Eurya symplocina:

Seed - sow as soon as it is ripe in a cold frame or sow in early spring in a greenhouse. When they are large enough to handle, prick the seedlings out into individual pots and grow them on in the greenhouse for at least their first winter. Plant them out into their permanent positions in late spring or early summer, after the last expected frosts. Cuttings of half-ripe wood, 6 - 8cm with a slight heel, July/August in individual pots in a frame. High percentage.

Cultivation of the herb:

1500 - 2100 metres.

Medicinal use of Eurya symplocina:

None known

Known hazards of Eurya symplocina:

None known

Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.