Page author: David Giblin
Paulownia tomentosa
princess tree

Distribution: Known from King and Skamania counties in Washington; occurring from the Great Lakes region south to Texas, east to the Atlantic Coast.

Habitat: Disturbed, open areas often relatively close to sites where trees are being cultivated.

Flowers: May-June

Origin: Introduced

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Paulownia tomentosa (Thunb.) Steud.
Publication: Nomenclator Botanicus. 1841.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Paulownia tomentosa in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Paulownia tomentosa checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Paulownia tomentosa atlas page.

CalPhotos: Paulownia tomentosa photos.

USDA Plants: Paulownia tomentosa information.

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