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Vernicia montana
Synonyms: Aleurites montana

Common Name(s): Chinese wood-oil-tree
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Growth Habit: Perennial
Growing Days: 240
Abs.Max=93° (F)    Opt.Max=86° (F)
Opt.Min=77° (F)    Abs.Min=64° (F)
Precipitation: 59 to 83 (in.)
Winter Minimum:
Soil pH: 5 to 6.5
Soil Texture/Type: Light with humus
Soil Drainage: Well
Photoperiod Response: Short day
Light Intensity: Clear to cloudy
Prefers well drained soils of moderate depth and fertility. Low salt tolerance.
Rhizoctonia, Cephalosporium
Poison - mammals, Material - lipids


Geographical Origin:
China, Indo-China
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