Lindera umbellata Thunb.
Benzoin umbellatum(Thunb.) O.Kuntze - Benzoin hypoglaucum (Maxim.) O.Kuntze - Lindera hypoglauca Maxim.
Lauraceae
Lindera umbellata (71902 octets)
Deciduous shrub. Young branches yellowish-green. Leaves alternate, elliptic to oblong, 5-9 cm long, 2-4 cm wide, light green and glabrous above; paler, glaucous and slightly hairy on nerves beneath. Their color is turning yellow in autumn. Flowers yellowish. Inflorescences in axillary umbels. Fruit globose about 8 mm across, black. Hardy.

Home: China, Japan

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Cultivated: France

Author: Frédéric Tournay

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