Carrierea calycina

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Carrierea calycina
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Malpighiales
Family: Salicaceae
Genus: Carrierea
Species: C. calycina
Binomial name
Carrierea calycina

Carrierea calycina is a species of tree in the willow family. It is native to China. Common names include goat horn tree in English and yang jiao shu in Mandarin.[1][2]


  1. ^ Stewart, L. Tree flowers after 91 years. Belfast Telegraph July 9, 2010.
  2. ^ Wharton, P. (2007). Carrierea calycina, the goat horn tree - a two part account of its history in western cultivation and recent reintroduction. Archived July 22, 2011, at the Wayback Machine. Davidsonia 18(2):56-73.

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