EPPO Global Database

Murraya paniculata(MUYPA)

Overview
Code created in: 2000-06-06

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: MUYPA
  • Preferred name: Murraya paniculata
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Jack

Notes

Himalayas, India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Indochina (except Thailand), Malesia (Sumatra, Malaya, Lesser Sunda Islands, Philippines), New Guinea. Cultivated in many countries as an ornamental, and used medicinally. Introduced and invasive in USA (Florida)


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Chalcas paniculata Linnaeus
Murraya exotica Linnaeus

Common names
Name Language
Burmese boxwood English
Chinese boxwood English
cosmetic bark English
mock orange English
orange jasmine English
orange jessamine English
satinwood English
Orangenraute German
bois jasmin French
buis de Chine French
oranger jasmin French
chalcas Spanish
mirto Spanish
gekkitsu Japanese
shiruku-jasumin Japanese
ゲツキツ Japanese
シルクジャスミン Japanese
kamini Bengali
kaaminee Hindi
कामिनी Hindi
kemuning Indonesian