Amur Corktree

Pheloodendron amurense

TITLE OF VIDEO CLIP Cork Tree

The amur corktree is a good ornamental due to its beautiful bark. The short cork-like patterns which feel like cork when pressed. The leaves are composed of five to thirteen leaflets on a single leaf stem, and this, with its widely spreading branches, provides a wonderful light shade. This tree has half-inch diameter black berries which mature in the fall.