Genus Pterostyrax

Pterostyrax is a small genus of four species of deciduous large shrubs or small trees in the family Styracaceae, native to eastern Asia in China and Japan.

Species in the genus Pterostyrax of plants


Pterostyrax psilophylla - It is a deciduous small tree growing to 15 m tall, with a trunk up to 45 cm diameter. The leaves are alternate, simple, 415 cm long and 59 cm broad, oblong-elliptic, densely hairy on the underside, and with a coarsely serrated margin and a 12 cm petiole. The flowers are white, 1214 mm long, produced on panicles 1015 cm long.