Buxus microphylla Siebold & Zucc.

 
  • Family : BUXACEAE
    (Boxwood Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : SHAMSHAD FAMILY (शमशाद फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Buxaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Buxus fortunei Carruth.; Buxus japonica Müll.Arg.; Buxus kitashimae Yanagita; Buxus microphylla var. kitashimae (Yanagita) H.Ohba; Buxus obcordatavariegata Fortune; Buxus ovalifolia Siebold ex K.Koch; Buxus rotundifolia Siebold ex K.Koch; Buxus virens Thunb.
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Buxus microphylla Siebold & Zucc.
  • Common name : Japanese Boxwood, Littleleaf boxwood
  • Habit : Shrub or small tree
  • Habitat : Cultivated
  • Comments / notes : Ornamental plant.
  • Flower, Fruit : April-May
  • Distribution :
    • Uttarakhand : Uttarakhand
  • Native : Japan, Vietnam
  • Exotic/Native : Exotic
  • World Distribution : Japan, Vietnam and India
  • Literature :
    • Uniyal B.P., Sharma J.R., Choudhery U., Singh D.K. (2007). Flowering Plants of Uttarakhand: A Checklist. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh: 217
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Buxus microphylla. Downloaded on 26 May 2024.

India Distribution

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