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Ligustrum japonicum

Ligustrum japonicum Thunb.

japanese privet

Ligustrum japonicum (Japanese Privet)
Image ID: 5607
Image by: Hardin, J.W.
Image Collection: Herbarium Collection

PLANT INDEX

ID_PLANT: LIJA
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Ligustrum japonicum
Include in WOTAS: 0
Publish to Web: 1
Last Modified: 2020-01-01

GENUS INDEX

GENUS CODE: LIGUS2
GENUS SCIENTIFIC: Ligustrum
GENUS AUTHORITY: L.
GENUS COMMON: Privet
GENUS SUMMARY: [contributed by Guy L. Nesom and Alan S. Weakley]
GENUS IDENTIFICATION:
GENUS REFERENCES: Nesom (2009a)=Y; Hardin (1974)=Z; Green in Kadereit (2004). The key is based on Nesom (2009a) and Hardin (1974).

FAMILY INDEX

FAMILY CODE: OLEACE
FAMILY SCIENTIFIC: Oleaceae
FAMILY AUTHORITY: Hoffmansegg & Link 1813
FAMILY COMMON: Olive Family
FAMILY SUMMARY: A family of about 25 genera and 600-615 species, trees and shrubs, nearly cosmopolitan, but centered in Asia.
FAMILY REFERENCE: Hardin (1974)=Z; Green in Kadereit (2004).

NCBG DESCRIPTIVES

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DURATION: Perennial
HABIT: Shrub, Tree

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SYMMETRY: Radial (Actinomorphic)
BLOOM TIME: Apr-Jun
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SOIL MOISTURE: Dry, Average
LIGHT EXPOSURE: Sun, Part Shade, Shade
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GRIM ACCESSIONS

acc_id acc_num acc_dt coll_id Action
916 1985-0599 View
5360 1995-0482 View
6166 1995-1298 View



GRIM PLANTINGS

plt_num acc_id loc_num pers_num inst_dt Action
1685 916 159 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
1686 916 171 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
7833 5360 203 NCBG staff 1992-01-01 View
8821 6166 2 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View

USDA PLANTS DATABASE

USDA Symbol: LIJA
USDA Common Name: Japanese Privet
Native Status: L48 (I), PR (I)
Distribution: USA (AL, FL, GA, KY, LA, MD, MS, NC, SC, TN, TX, VA), USA+ (PR)
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Tree, Shrub

NATIONAL WETLAND INDICATOR STATUS

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: FAC FACU UPL UPL UPL UPL

This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers 2016 National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.3 (Lichvar, R.W., D.L. Banks, W.N. Kirchner, and N.C. Melvin. 2016. The National Wetland Plant List: 2016 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2016-30: 1-17. Published 28 April 2016. ISSN 2153 733X). Regions: AGCP-Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain, AK-Alaska, AW-Arid West, CB-Caribbean, EMP-Eastern Mountains and Piedmont, GP-Great Plains, HI-Hawaii, MW-Midwest, NCNE-Northcentral and Northeast, WMCV-Western Mountains, Valleys & Coast

WEAKLEY FLORA

SCIENTIFIC NAME: Ligustrum japonicum
COMMON NAME: Japanese Privet
SYNONYMY: [= K, RAB, Va, WH3, Y, Z]
PHENOLOGY: Apr-Jun.
HABITAT: Disturbed places; native of Japan and Korea.
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RANGE MAP: Ligustrum japonicum.png

Key to Map Symbols
ABOUT FAMILY (Weakley Flora)
Oleaceae Hoffmansegg & Link 1813 (Olive Family)
SUMMARY: A family of about 25 genera and 600-615 species, trees and shrubs, nearly cosmopolitan, but centered in Asia.
REFERENCE: Hardin (1974)=Z; Green in Kadereit (2004).
ABOUT GENUS (Weakley Flora)
Ligustrum L. (Privet)
SUMMARY: [contributed by Guy L. Nesom and Alan S. Weakley]
REFERENCE: Nesom (2009a)=Y; Hardin (1974)=Z; Green in Kadereit (2004). The key is based on Nesom (2009a) and Hardin (1974).

HERBARIUM RESOURCES

SERNEC: Find Ligustrum japonicum in Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available)
UNC SERNEC: Find Ligustrum japonicum in University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Herbarium - Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available)

WEB RESOURCES

USDA: Find Ligustrum japonicum in USDA Plants
NPIN: Find Ligustrum japonicum in NPIN Database
FNA: Find Ligustrum japonicum in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Ligustrum japonicum

NCBG IMAGE RECORDS

ID IMAGE1: 5607
ID IMAGE2: 5608
ID IMAGE3: 5607

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Image ID: 5608
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