Euodia daniellii - (Benn.)Hemsl.
Common Name
Family Rutaceae
USDA hardiness 9-11
Known Hazards None known
Habitats Grows near dwellings[151].
Range E. Asia - China, Korea.
Edibility Rating  
Other Uses  
Weed Potential No
Medicinal Rating  
Tender Moist Soil Semi-shade Full sun

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Euodia daniellii
Euodia daniellii
Physical Characteristics
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Euodia daniellii is a deciduous Tree growing to 15 m (49ft 3in).
It is hardy to zone (UK) 10. It is in flower in June. The flowers are hermaphrodite (have both male and female organs)Suitable for: light (sandy), medium (loamy) and heavy (clay) soils. Suitable pH: acid, neutral and basic (alkaline) soils. It can grow in semi-shade (light woodland) or no shade. It prefers moist soil.

Tetradium daniellii. Xanthoxylum daniellii.

Woodland Garden Canopy; Secondary;
Edible Uses
Edible Parts: Oil;  Oil.
Edible Uses: Oil;  Oil.

An edible oil is obtained from the fruit. Used for cooking[105, 177, 183].
Medicinal Uses

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One report says that the plant has medicinal qualities, no further details are given[174].


Other Uses
Miscellany;  Oil;  Oil.

The oil from the fruit is used in making a hair oil[151].
Cultivation details
An easily grown plant, preferring a good loamy soil[1]. According to one report, this species is not cold-hardy in temperate zones[200], though a large healthy tree (planted in 1934?) was seen growing at Kew in 1989[K].
Seed - sow February in a greenhouse. Variable germination rates[78]. When they are large enough to handle, prick the seedlings out into individual pots and grow them on in the greenhouse for at least their first winter. Plant them out into their permanent positions in late spring or early summer, after the last expected frosts. Give the plants some protection from the cold for their first winter outdoors. Cuttings of half-ripe wood (preferably forced in a greenhouse), 5 - 8cm with a heel, June to August in a warm greenhouse. Fair to good percentage[78].
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Weed Potential

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Conservation Status
IUCN Red List of Threatened Plants Status :
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Srdjan Dusej-Antonijevic   Mon Jul 21 05:11:02 2003
Has Euodia both male and female flowers or only hermaphrodite? See page 3. at

Link: Quick Net

Maxim F. Gunninsky   Tue Jun 27 2006
We've got two older trees of that species in our botanical garden here in Leipzig, Germany (Zone 7). Despite having had a rather cold winter this year with the ground frozen up to 50 cm they didn't show any signs of frost damages (contrary to our native ashes). So by this I'd say they probably grow fine from Zone 6 onwards in continental climates. If there are hardiness issues, then they could be related to the cool maritime climate in the UK.
Paul Barney   Tue Dec 15 2009
Large specimen still growing at Kew
   Mar 26 2017 12:00AM
Tetradium daniellii is listed heare as a synonym buthere is already a page, almost identical to this, under that name: I suppose they should be merged?
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