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japonica British & World English

An Asian shrub of the rose family, with bright red flowers followed by round white, green, or yellow edible fruits

japonica in Japanese anemone British & World English

An autumn-flowering anemone with large pink or white flowers. It is native to China and naturalized in Japan, and several cultivars have been developed

A. japonica in aucuba British & World English

A hardy East Asian evergreen shrub of the dogwood family, resembling a laurel

C. japonica in camellia British & World English

An evergreen East Asian shrub related to the tea plant, grown for its showy flowers and shiny leaves

Z. japonica in zoysia British & World English

A low-growing grass of the genus Zoysia, native to tropical Asia and New Zealand and widely used for lawns

Kerria japonica in kerria British & World English

An East Asian shrub of the rose family, which is cultivated for its yellow flowers, especially as the double-flowered variety

Sophora japonica in pagoda tree British & World English

A SE Asian tree of the pea family, which has hanging clusters of cream flowers and is cultivated as an ornamental

Styrax japonica in snowbell British & World English

An Asian tree related to the storax, bearing clusters of fragrant white hanging flowers at midsummer

Popillia japonica in Japanese beetle British & World English

A metallic green and copper chafer that is a pest of fruit and foliage as an adult and of grass roots as a larva. It is native to Japan but has spread elsewhere

Reynoutria japonica in Japanese knotweed British & World English

A tall fast-growing Japanese plant of the dock family, with bamboo-like stems and small white flowers. It has been grown as an ornamental but tends to become an aggressive weed

Eriobotrya japonica in loquat British & World English

The evergreen East Asian tree of the rose family which bears the loquat, cultivated both for its fruit and as an ornamental

Cryptomeria japonica in cryptomeria British & World English

A tall conical coniferous tree with long, curved, spirally arranged leaves and short cones. Native to China and Japan, it is grown for timber in Japan

japonica English-Spanish

níspero masculine del Japón