Ligustrum lucidum. GLOSSY PRIVET. China
OLEACEAE (Olive family)
Illustration: McMinn, Howard E. and Evelyn Maino. 1951. An illustrated manual of Pacific coast trees; with lists of trees recommended for various uses on the Pacific coast by H. W. Shepherd. 2d ed. Berkeley, Calif.: University of California Press.
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Name derivation, genus | species: Latin ligulare, to tie, in reference to the use made of the flexible shoots | glossy (the leaves)Related material: Canopy Trees for Palo Alto Tree Library