Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Celastrales
Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
SYNONYMOUS WITH (ORTHOGRAPHIC VARIANT)
Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999)
Japanese Spindletree, Japanese Euonymus
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Paul Thompson psteuonymus_japonicus
Leaf shape is obovate; leaf margins are crenate. — Clemson Extension
Documented growing wild in - NC -
Look for it in disturbed areas, esp on barrier islands, per Weakley's Flora
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