|Gardenia jasminoides Ellis (山黃梔)|
Scientific Name：Gardenia jasminoides Ellis
Habitats and Distribution
Distributed in China, Japan, to Vietnam. Taiwan, distributed in broad-leaved forests at low to medium elevations throughout the island.
Leaves opposite, elliptical to oblong,b9.5-14.7 cm long, without vesture.
Solitary, terminal or axillary; flower white, with fragrance.
Capsules; blue-green, reddish-orange at maturity.
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