*Exochorda racemosa (Lindley) Rehder. Phen: Mar-Apr. Hab: Disturbed areas, woodland borders, suburban woodlands. Dist: Native of China. First reported for SC by Hill & Horn (1997) and for AL by Diamond (2014). This species appears to have substantial likelihood of increasingly naturalizing and becoming invasive.
Origin/Endemic status: E. and se. Asia
Synonymy: = Ar, C, FNA9, G, K1, K3, K4, NE, NY; = n/a – Pa, RAB