Scrub wild olive
Synonym(s): Osmanthus megacarpus, Osmanthus americanus var. megacarpus
Endemic to Florida
A frequent scrub plant occurring only in the central Florida peninsula.
Scrub wild olive is differentialed from Cartrema americana by the globose drupes that will grow to 2-2.5 cm in diameter at maturity.
Cartrema floridana is a member of the Oleaceae - Olive family.
Date record last modified: Aug 07, 2016