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Styrax serrulatus is a Tree up to 7.00 metres tall.
It is harvested from the wild for local use as a source of materials.
E. Asia - Himalayas from India, Bhutan and Nepal to China.
Found at elevations up to 2700 metres[
]. Sparse forests at elevations of 500 - 1700 metres in southwest China[
The plant yields a gum benzoin[
]. Var. virgatum (Syn S. virgatum. Wall.) is used[