Pteroceltis tatarinowii

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Pteroceltis tatarinowii
Pteroceltis tatarinowii - Morris Arboretum - DSC00350.JPG
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Rosids
Order: Rosales
Family: Cannabaceae
Genus: Pteroceltis
P. tatarinowii
Binomial name
Pteroceltis tatarinowii

Pteroceltis tatarinowii, common names blue sandalwood, Tara wingceltis, or qing tan (Chinese: ; pinyin: Qīngtán), is a tree, indigenous to China, growing to 20 meters in height. It is used for fine timber, its bark fiber is used to make Xuan paper, and oil is extracted from its seeds.


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