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ⓘ Pachysandra procumbens




Pachysandra procumbens
                                     

ⓘ Pachysandra procumbens

Pachysandra procumbens, the Allegheny pachysandra or Allegheny spurge, is a flowering plant in the family Buxaceae, native to the southeast United States from West Virginia and Kentucky south to Florida, and west to Louisiana. The name Allegheny is sometimes spelled Alleghany.

It is an evergreen shrub growing to 30 cm, usually less. Leaves 5-10 cm, with a coarsely toothed margin. The flowers are small, white, produced several together on the brush terminal, 2-3 cm long.