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Japanese privet
Ligustrum japonicum
Ligustrum japonicum
Japanese privet Ash/Privet Family
Ligustrum japonicum Oleaceae
common name
  Japanese privet
accepted scientific name
  Ligustrum japonicum Thunb.
rules for finding collection records
  Ligustrum japonicum (75)
family name
  • Oleaceae
Image Author: ©2006 John R. Gwaltney, Southeastern Flora
Image License: Author's permission
Image Source
Category: Shrubs, Broadleaf Trees
Flowers: Four petals, Branching cluster of flowers
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.2 inches
Leaf: Opposite, Simple
Plant Observed All Year
Native to Japan and Korea. Cultivated in Hawaii.

How Likely at this Location (18%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (72%)
where plant found
mag select
grid lines base


Accepted Scientific Name

Ligustrum japonicum   Thunb.   (TSN: 503449, Index: 713)

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