Murraya paniculata (PROSEA)

From PlantUse English
Jump to: navigation, search
Logo PROSEA.png
Plant Resources of South-East Asia
Introduction
List of species


Murraya paniculata (L.) Jack


Synonyms

Chalcas paniculata L., Murraya odorata Blanco, Murraya sumatrana Roxb.

Vernacular names

  • Burmese boxwood, mock orange, orange jasmine (En)
  • Indonesia: kemuning (general), kamuning (Sundanese), kayu gading (North Sulawesi)
  • Malaysia: kemuning (general), kemuning lada (Peninsular)
  • Philippines: kamuning (Filipino), banasi (Iloko), banati (Negrito). Burma (Myanmar): yuzana
  • Laos: kèo2
  • Thailand: kaeo (central), talai kaeo, cha phrik (northern)
  • Vietnam: ngệt quới, nhâm hôi.

Distribution

From Sri Lanka and India to Burma (Myanmar), Indo-China, southern China and Taiwan towards Thailand and throughout the Malesian region to north-eastern Australia and New Caledonia; also frequently cultivated within this region.


Ha Van Tue