Chinese Lacquer Toxicodendron vernicifluum - Rhus verniciflua

Detailed Listing For
Botanical Name:

Toxicodendron vernicifluum

Family:

Anacardiaceae

Genus:

Toxicodendron

Species:

vernicifluum

Common Name:

Chinese Lacquer

Lot#:
100671
Seeds Per Pound:
17,252
Quantity:
0.17 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
85
Germination:
91%
Germination Test Type:
cut
Purity:
98%
Height:
40-50ft
Collection Locale:
China
Crop Year:
2010
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
9
In Stock: 0.17 lb
Prices
  • Toxicodendron vernicifluum

Items are priced on a curve, you can buy any 'bulk quantity' up to what we have in stock, some examples are:
1 packet
$4.95
1 oz
$12.21
Characteristics
Growing Info, follow in order:
Scarification: Soak in cold water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
Stratification: none required.
Germination: Sow in spring , sow seed 1/4" deep, keep moist, mulch the seed bed,.
In a Nutshell:
* Lacquer Tree ( Toxicodendron vernicifluum or formerly Rhus verniciflua ), also called Varnish Tree , Japanese lacquer Tree , Japanese Varnish Tree and Japanese Sumac , is a species of genus Toxicodendron (formerly Rhus ) that grows in East Asia , in regions of China , Korea and Japan . The trees are cultivated and tapped for their toxic sap, which is used as a highly durable lacquer to make Chinese, Korean and Japanese lacquerware . more...
Usda description:
More info on http://plants.usda.gov