name botanical:Hemiptelea davidii
family:Elm family (Ulmaceae)
height:up to 10 m (33 ft)
The leaves are ovate to obovate and the leaf base is symmetrical. The leaf margin is serrated to strongly serrated. The leaf arrangement is alternate.
flowering:April - May
The flower is inconspicuous and comes with the leaf shoots.
gender distribution:monoecious / hermaphrodite
The wing-nutlets are brown, small and inconspicuous.
The branches bright brown and provided with thorns. The buds are small and round.
bark:The light brown bark is strong along-furrowed.
Garden and park tree