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Chionanthus pygmaeus

Chionanthus pygmaeus Small

Pygmy fringetree

Oleaceae (Olive Family)


USDA Symbol: CHPY2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Breeding System: Dioecious
Inflorescence: Panicle
Fruit Type: Drupe

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White



Growing Conditions

Light Requirement: Sun

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Threatened & Endangered Status

USFWS Species Profile: Q26Y
Status: Endangered
Historic Range: U.S.A. (FL)
Critical Habitat: N/A
Special Rules: N/A
This information is derived from the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Serrvice Environmental Conservation Online System.

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:

Mt. Cuba Center - Hockessin, DE

Additional resources

USDA: Find Chionanthus pygmaeus in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Chionanthus pygmaeus in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Chionanthus pygmaeus


Record Last Modified: 2013-06-25
Research By: SET

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