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PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Ardisia japonica   FAMILY Myrsinaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Japanese Ardisia, Marlberry


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PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Ardisia japonica   FAMILY Myrsinaceae

 

Find by SCIENTIFIC NAME:

3829

Shrub; Subshrub

Non-native: China/Japan

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Invasive?

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LEAVES:
Evergreen
Simple
Alternate, crowded at branch tips & appearing whorled
Margins finely serrate

FLOWER:
Summer
Pale pink
5 petals

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Red
Drupe

 

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