Murraya is a genus containing around 17 evergreen shrub and tree species in the Rutaceae family. These plants originate from Australia, the Pacific and Asia with a centre of diversity in China and Southeast Asia. They have aromatic, pinnate, smooth or toothed leaves and fragrant flowers which are usually arranged on a panicle or raceme. In cultivation. Plants from this genus are used as landscaping plants in warm temperate climates and are often evening-scented. They are frost-tender so may need winter protection in cooler regions.