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Collinsia heterophylla (photo courtesy of Annie’s Annuals & Perennials)

Chinese Houses

Collinsia heterophylla

This California native is rather uncommon in nature. It blooms from spring to early summer, with 1-in....

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Physalis alkekengi

Chinese Lantern Plant

Physalis alkekengi

From Europe and Asia. Grows to 1 1/2–3 ft. tall. Angular branches are set with long-stalked, lig...

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Maackia chinensis (photo courtesy of Mark Turner)

Chinese maackia

Maackia chinensis

This Chinese native reaches 20–30 ft. tall and wide. Shrubby with leaves divided into many ...

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Firmiana simplex

Chinese Parasol Tree

Firmiana simplex

Native to China and Japan. Slow growing to 15–30 ft. tall and half as wide, with smooth, light g...

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Dianthus chinensis Telstar (photo courtesy of Thomas J. Story)

Chinese Pink

Dianthus chinensis

Biennial or short-lived perennial; most varieties are grown as annuals. Erect plant to 6–30 in. ...

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Pistacia chinensis

Chinese Pistache

Pistacia chinensis

Deciduous tree from China. Slow to moderate growth to 30–60 ft. tall, with nearly equal spread. ...

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Ceratostigma willmottianum (photo courtesy of Monrovia)

Chinese Plumbago

Ceratostigma willmottianum

Grows as an airy mass of wiry stems 2–4 ft. high and wide. Deep green, 2-in.-long leaves are som...

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Chinese Redbud

Cercis chinensis

Native to China, Japan. Form most often seen is a light, open shrub to 10–12 ft. tall, 10 ft. wi...

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Chinese Snowball

Viburnum macrocephalum

Deciduous in coldest areas, nearly evergreen elsewhere. This species originated in cultivation (not in...

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Chinese Tallow Tree

Triadica sebifera

This tree from China and Japan grows to 30–40 ft. tall and 25–30 ft. wide, with a dense, r...

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Chinese Trumpet Creeper

Campsis grandiflora

China. Not as vigorous, large, or hardy as the American native C. radicans, but flowers are s...

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Pterocarya stenoptera (photo courtesy of Richard Shiell)

Chinese Wingnut

Pterocarya stenoptera

From China. Grows fast to 40–90 ft. tall and 30–50 ft. wide, with heavy, wide-spreading li...

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