Euonymus theifolius Wall. ex Laws.

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Article from Bean's Trees and Shrubs Hardy in the British Isles

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'Euonymus theifolius' from the website Trees and Shrubs Online (treesandshrubsonline.org/articles/euonymus/euonymus-theifolius/). Accessed 2021-09-23.

Genus

Glossary

acute
Sharply pointed.
lanceolate
Lance-shaped; broadest in middle tapering to point.
ovate
Egg-shaped; broadest towards the stem.
venation
Pattern of veins (nerves) especially in a leaf.

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Article from Bean's Trees and Shrubs Hardy in the British Isles

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'Euonymus theifolius' from the website Trees and Shrubs Online (treesandshrubsonline.org/articles/euonymus/euonymus-theifolius/). Accessed 2021-09-23.

A small, erect, evergreen shrub with warted stems. Leaves leathery, oblong to lanceolate or ovate, acute, 1 to 3 in. long, 34 to 112 in. wide, distantly toothed, with impressed venation. Capsules shallowly four-lobed, pink, on pendulous stalks.

Native of the Himalaya from Nepal to Bhutan, and of the Khasi hills. To this species probably belong plants from Schilling 2456, collected in Nepal (Lancaster, The Plantsman, Vol. 4(4), p. 253 (1983)).