Calflora
Taxon  Report   6547    
Pittosporum tobira  (Thunb.) Aiton
Japanese cheesewood,  Mock orange
Pittosporum tobira
© 2007 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Pittosporum tobira
© 2005 Ralph J. Begley
Pittosporum tobira
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
Pittosporum tobira, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Pittosporum tobira
© 2017 Ron Vanderhoff
Family: PITTOSPORACEAE  
Genus: Pittosporum
Toxicity: MAJOR
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Pittosporum tobira
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (PITO2)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 17, 2018).