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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Small tree native to Japan.

Usage examples (8)
  • The Japanese snowbell tree provides a flowering tree to enjoy in late Spring, after other trees have bloomed i May to early June.
  • The Green Man recommends the Japanese snowbell tree Styrax japonicus as a good companion to the popular Japanese maple cultivar 'Crimson Queen.'
  • Other characteristic species in the southern part are pine Pinus thunbergii, maple Acer formosum, A. palmatum, oak Quercus acutissima, and snowbell Styrax.
  • He's organized dozens of other landowners to plant a beautiful but highly endangered tree called the Texas snowbell. for more
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