Wikstroemia retusa

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Wikstroemia retusa
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Rosids
Order: Malvales
Family: Thymelaeaceae
Genus: Wikstroemia
W. retusa
Binomial name
Wikstroemia retusa

Daphne grayana Halda Wikstroemia obovata Hemsl.[2]

Wikstroemia retusa (Ao ganpi[3]) is a shrub native to Japan, Taiwan and the Philippines,[2] used for making paper since the 8th century.[4][5]


  1. ^ "Wikstroemia retusa A.Gray". Tropicos. Retrieved 2012-07-09.
  2. ^ a b Wang Yinzheng et al, Flora of China 13: 222 (2007)
  3. ^ Sorting Wikstroemia names
  4. ^ Taylor, Travis. "Gampi". Oriental papermaking fibres. University of Melbourne, School of Historical and Philosophical Studies, The Centre for Cultural Materials Preservation. Retrieved 9 July 2012.
  5. ^ Salter, Rebecca (2001). Japanese woodblock printing. University of Hawaii Press. p. 38. ISBN 978-0-8248-2553-9.