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- Deciduous Trees
- Styrax japonicus
Common name: Japanese snowbell
Styrax japonicus is a deciduous tree with white, bell-shaped flowers in late spring-early summer, followed by hard, green drupes. It is native to Asia and was traditionally used for making prayer beads and umbrella handles.
Flower photo by Agnieszka Kwiecień, via Wikimedia Commons
Tree photo by Dalgial, via Wikimedia Commons