Origin: East Asia
First finding in Slovenia: 1945
Pathways: ornamental plant
Possible to find: year-round
Flowering season: September-November
Habitat: In it’s natural areal it is a thermophilic plant. In Slovenia, it is found in the undergrowth of forests and along forest edges.
Status in Slovenia: Found locally in forests in the Submediterranean part of Slovenia. Commonly grown as an ornamental plant in gardens and parks.
Similar species: Russian olive, Elaeagnus angustifolia and the native Laurel, Laurus nobilis.
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