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A genus of about seven species in south-east Asia, mainly Burma and Yunnan, allied to Lyonia. C. yunnanense W. W. Sm., described from specimens collected in southern Yunnan, has been introduced by the Sino-British Expedition to Yunnan. The young growths are said to be attractively coloured.

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