Flower Database

Aucuba japonica

Basic information
Flower Name
Aucuba japonica
Formal Name
Aucuba japonica
Alias
Japanese Aucuba, 青木
Habitat
Japan
Morph
Evergreen undershrub
Comment
Aucuba japonica is a Gallic of Aucuba japonica species of evergreen shrubs native to Japan.All the year round blue leaves and branches that has been named. It is a dioecious blooms of brown or green four-valve in the spring. It is strongly in the shade, Hokkaido to grow wild in the forests of Kyushu in Japan. Is the name to the more lush and green leaves, yellow variegated. Leaf shape is oval-shaped, glossy leaves and thick hard. Leaf edges are rough saw blades. Comprised of the red berries in autumn and winter the shiny oval next year until spring comes. Fruit color is red, yellow, white, and orange. Leaves are generally green, one yellow variegated Aucuba japonica 'sale free marginata' (Aoki Sulphrea Marginata).
Common name: Aoki (Aoki), scientific name:Aucuba japonica , also known as Dharma, Japanese Aucuba
origin: Japan, distribution: Hokkaido from Japan to Okinawa, environment: forests, living type: evergreen shrubs, tree high:0.5~4m, co., Ltd.: dioecious. Stem colour: green, leaf: oblong and lay egg-shaped oval, leaf: 20 cm, thick leaf quality: glossy, fleshy leaf color: (table), dark green, pale green (back), leaf rough saw blades, phyllotaxis vs., stipule: nothingness, petiole: aerobic, radial symmetry, ninomiya, inflorescence shape: apical, paniculate, flowers of location: axil, flower diameter:0.5cm, flower color: Brown or green, petal number: 4 valve flower stamens number: 4, flowering: March-April, fruit: drupe, fruiting period: October-next year in April, fruit shape: oval shaped, fruit color: red, yellow, white and orange-red mature, fruit diameter: 2 cm.
Detailed information
Order
Garryales
Family
Garryaceae
Genus
Garryaceae
Species
A. japonica
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Panicle
Petal shape
Cross
Leaf type
Elliptic
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
Garden Low mountain
Color
Brown, Green
Season
Mar Apr
Height
100  ~ 200  [cm]
Diameter
0.5  ~ 0.5