Eurya japonica

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Eurya japonica
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Flowering branch
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Ericales
Family: Pentaphylacaceae
Genus: Eurya
Species: E. japonica
Binomial name
Eurya japonica

Eurya latifolia Hort. ex K.Koch

Eurya japonica, known as East Asian eurya,[1] is a 1-3.5 m tall shrub in the Pentaphylacaceae family found in eastern China, Korea, and Japan.[2] It used as an ornamental plant.[3]


  1. ^ English Names for Korean Native Plants (PDF). Pocheon: Korea National Arboretum. 2015. p. 466. ISBN 978-89-97450-98-5. Retrieved 4 January 2017 – via Korea Forest Service. 
  2. ^ Tianlu Min & Bruce Bartholomew. "Eurya japonica". Flora of China. Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA. Retrieved 6 January 2015. 
  3. ^ Pink, A. (2004). Gardening for the Million. Project Gutenberg Literary Archive Foundation. 

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