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[Rhodotypos tetrapetala (Siebold) Makino]
Etymology: Rhodotypos: Greek rhodon for "rose;" character of a rose
Plants: perennial shrub
Conservation Status: Introduced - locally established
WIS DNR-Bureau of Endangered Resources: Detailed information on Wisconsin invasive species including decription, habitats, control methods USDA Plants Database: Federal Distribution and detailed information including photos USDA Agricultural Research Service (ARS): Images of seeds, fruits, embryos, etc. Landscape Plants of the Upper Midwest; UW-Extension: Interactive guide providing information on cultivation including: soil, zone, growth rate, landscape uses, pruning, light requirements; with photos and Latin name pronounciation