EPPO Global Database

Lindera umbellata(LIEUM)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: LIEUM
  • Preferred name: Lindera umbellata
  • Authority: Thunberg


Japan (southern). The wood is used in Japan to make high-quality cocktail sticks, sometimes known as "shogun's toothpicks"

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Benzoin umbellatum Rehder

Common names
Name Language
kuro-moji Japanese
クロモジ Japanese