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Vascular Plants of California
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Key to Pittosporum

View taxon page for Pittosporum

(For a list of species in Pittosporum, use the above link.)

Jepson Manual glossary definitions can be seen by moving your cursor over words underlined with dots.

1. Leaf abaxially white, densely hairy ..... P. crassifolium

1' Leaf abaxially green, glabrous or subglabrous

2. Leaf margin ± turned under, stiff, leathery ..... P. tobira

2' Leaf flat, ± wavy, flexible, not leathery

3. Leaf pale gray-green, no odor when crushed; petals dark red to purple-black ..... [P. tenuifolium]

3' Leaf bright green, strong odor when crushed; petals white ..... P. undulatum


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