Species as per Flora of India Vol 23 with keys (Editors N. P. Balakrishnan, T. Chakrabarty, M. Sanjappa, P. Lakshminarsimhan & P. Singh- by Botanical Survey of India (2012)) (Distribution):
Buxus microphylla Siebold & Zucc. (India: On dry rocks at 3500-4000 m altitudes. Uttarakhand; Japan and Taiwan)
Buxus papillosa C.K.Schneid. (India: Hot dry slopes, in temperate hills, at 1200 – 3000 m altitude, sometimes cultivated as hedge plant in plains. Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Sikkim, Meghalaya and Tamil Nadu; Pakistan, Nepal and Bhutan)

Buxus sempervirens L. (commonly cultivated as hedge plant in Cinchona plantations in Nilgiri hills of Tamil Nadu and Simla of Himachal Pradesh of Western Himalaya)
Buxus wallichiana Baill. (India: Temperate regions of W. Himalayas, in moist areas, preferring shaded situations, at 1300 – 3000 m altitudes. Jammu & Kashmir (Jammu region), Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand; Afghanistan, Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutan and Myanmar)


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