Aucuba japonica Thunb.

Common name

English: Japanese laurel

German: Japanische Aukube

Mandarin: 青木 (qing mu)

Portuguese: Loureiro-do-Japão

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Cornales (10)

        Family: Acanthaceae (25) (family description)

          Genus: Aucuba (1)

           Epithet: japonica Thunb. (6)

japonica => from Japan

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: shrub

Flower colour: purple

External links

Check for Aucuba japonica at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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