Callicarpa japonica Thunberg. Japanese Beautyberry. Hab: Suburban woodlands. Dist: Native of e. Asia. Reported for Durham County, NC by Moldenke (1980); corroborated by specimens from Orange County, NC (Giencke, pers. comm., 2005). See Atha et al. (2019b) for a report from n. NJ.
Origin/Endemic status: E. and se. Asia
Syn: = K1, K3, K4, Atha et al (2019b), Moldenke (1980); = n/a – C, RAB