Plant ID forum: Northern California, fragrant shrub

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alamedaca
Mar 23, 2016 11:20 PM CST
Northern California. It is a shrub. White-yellow flowers. Fragrant.

Clustered flower, clustered leaves?!
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ShadyGreenThumb
Mar 23, 2016 11:37 PM CST
Indian Hawthorn?
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sooby
Mar 24, 2016 4:54 AM CST
Is it growing in a garden or in the wild?

It reminds me of Pittosporum tobira:

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plantladylin
Mar 24, 2016 7:06 AM CST
It looks like Japanese Pittosporum (Pittosporum tobira) to me also:
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Calsurf73
Mar 26, 2016 6:34 PM CST
Definitely Pittosporum tobira.
They're blooming down this way right now, too, and smell delightful.

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