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Ligustrum tschonoski / Miyamaibota ミヤマイボタ

Bloom time: June-July

Oleaceae /


Species in the genus Ligustrum:

Ligustrum japonicum / Nezumimochi
Ligustrum obtusifolium / Ibotanoki
Ligustrum salicinum / Yanagiibota
Ligustrum tschonoski / Miyamaibota


Ligustrum tschonoski / Miyamaibota ミヤマイボタ

Ligustrum tschonoski, a deciduous shrub of height of 1-3m, branches well and has short hairs on new ones. Leaves are opposite; 2-5cm long, 1-2cm wide, oval-like oblong to rhombus-like oval, thin texture, not glossy, with generally thick hairs on lower surfaces, but the quantity is variable, and entire margins. Branch tips emerge racemose-like panicles, and flowers are 0.6-0.7cm long and white; corollas cleft themselves in four. Fruit, 0.7-0.8cm long, spherical, matures in black-purple. Bloom time: June-July.




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