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Buxus sempervirens
Buxus sempervirens
Box-tree
Photographer: François Meignant

ID: 0000 0000 1107 0754 (2007-11-17)

Copyright © 2007 François Meignant

 
INFORMATION PROVIDED WITH THE PHOTO
  • date of photo  Apr 22, 2006
  • location   Othe, hill of 'la Romanette'. (Lorraine, France)
  • family Buxaceae
  • plant community   Forests, dry hills, on limestone.
  • notes   50-250cm high. Flowering in March-April. The term Buxus comes from the ancient Greek 'puxis' (box) because the fruit looks like a little box.
  • camera   Canon PowerShot Pro 1
  • photo category: Plant - tree/shrub

  • MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THIS PLANT
  • common names   Box-tree, Buis, Palmboompje, Buchsbaum. (photographer)
  • Check the Plants Database (USDA website)
  • View Encyclopedia of Life record for Buxus sempervirens
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  • Check Google Images for Buxus sempervirens


  • The photographer's identification Buxus sempervirens has not been reviewed. Click here to review or comment on the identification.

     
    Using this photo   The thumbnail photo (128x192 pixels) on this page may be freely used for personal or academic purposes without prior permission under the Fair Use provisions of US copyright law as long as the photo is clearly credited with © 2007 François Meignant. For other uses, or if you have questions, contact François Meignant fmeignant[AT]aol.com. (Replace the [AT] with the @ symbol before sending an email.)


     

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