Aspidosperma quebracho-blanco 'Pendula'

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Aspidosperma quebracho-blanco 'Pendula'
Genus Aspidosperma
Species Aspidosperma quebracho-blanco
Cultivar 'Pendula'
Origin Argentina

Aspidosperma quebracho-blanco 'Pendula', or Weeping White Quebracho, is a weeping tree and a cultivar of Aspidosperma quebracho-blanco, the White Quebracho. It was first described by Spegazzini from Santiago del Estero, Argentina in 1910. No trees are known to survive of this cultivar.

Description[edit]

A weeping tree with a leader and with arching branches hanging down.

Accessions[edit]

This cultivar does not seem to have been cultivated outside Argentina. It was first found in a natural population. No trees are known to survive though it may still occur wild.

Synonymy[edit]

  • Aspidosperma quebracho-blanco var. pendula Speg. (1910) [1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Govaerts, R., Michielsen, K. & Jablonski, E. (2011). Untraced Weeping Broadleaf cultivars: an overview. Belgische Dendrologie Belge Archived March 22, 2012, at the Wayback Machine. 2009: 19-30.

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