Korean evodia

noun
variants: or less commonly Korean euodia

Definition of Korean evodia

:a small deciduous tree (Tetradium daniellii synonym Evodia daniellii or Euodia daniellii) of China and Korea with flat-topped clusters of small, usually white fragrant flowers and reddish black pods with shiny black seeds
  • The Korean evodia's large spread and dense foliage make it a perfect shade tree. Its flowers attract bees, and when the fruits fall, mourning doves relish them.
  • Columbus (Ohio) Dispatch30 July 2006
Note: Korean evodia is often grown as a shade tree and attracts honeybees when in bloom.
called also bee bee tree

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First Known Use of korean evodia

1960


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