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Oriental Bittersweet

Celastrus orbiculatus C. P. Thunberg ex A. Murray

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Celastrus orbiculatus (Oriental Bittersweet) is a species of shrub in the family Celastraceae. They are climbers. They are native to China, South Korea, Russia, North Korea, Mongolia, and Japan. They have simple, broad leaves, white flowers, and loculicidal capsule fruit. Flowers are visited by Honey bee. Individuals can grow to 30 feet.

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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Oriental bittersweet. View this species on GBIF