A handsome tree from China. Erect stems are covered in bipinnate, glossy, green leaves. Excellent quick-growing, narrow screen. Can be cut back severely to renew growth quickly. Tolerates only moderate frosts. Excellent container plant. Has white, trumpet-like, hanging flowers in late-summer. Evergreen tree that grows at a fast rate to reach 3m (H) x 3m (W) in 10 years.