EPPO Global Database

Buxus sempervirens(BUXSE)

Overview
Last modification: 2004-04-19

Basic information
  • EPPO code: BUXSE
  • Preferred name: Buxus sempervirens
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Western Europe, Mediterranean (except southeast), Caucasus, Central Asia. introduced into various European countries. Cultivated as a hedging plant and ornamental


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Buxus colchica Pojarkova
Buxus macrophylla Dippel
Buxus myrtifolia Lamarck
Buxus sempervirens var. sempervirens Linnaeus
Buxus suffruticosa Miller

Common names
Name Language
box English
common box English
Buchs German
Buchsbaumpalm German
gemeiner Buchsbaum German
immergrüner Buchsbaum German
bois béni French
bois d'Artois French
buis French
buis commun French
buis toujours vert French
guézette French
ozanne French
boj Spanish
bucho Spanish
buixo Spanish
buxaco Spanish
buxaquera Spanish
buxicallo Spanish
buxo Spanish
bosso Italian
bosso comune Italian
bossolo Italian
mortella Italian
boompjeboje Dutch
gewoon palmboompje Dutch
buxo Portuguese
buxo-arbóreo Portuguese
buxo-comum Portuguese
olho-de-gato Portuguese
buxbom Swedish
şimşir Turkish
bukszpan wiecznie zielony Polish
bukszpan zwyczajny Polish
örökzöld puszpáng Hungarian
bush Albanian
boix Catalan
boix comú Catalan
vazdazeleni šimšir Croatian
zimostráz vždyzelený Czech
cimişir Romanian
krušpán vždyzelený Slovak
navadni pušpan Slovene
самшит вічнозелений Ukrainian