garrya

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garrya

(ˈɡærɪə)
n
(Plants) any ornamental catkin-bearing evergreen shrub of the North American genus Garrya: family Garryaceae
[C19: named after Nicholas Garry (1781–1856), an officer of the Hudson's Bay Company]
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Habitat Alkali sacaton Grama Browse grassland grassland Apache plume (Fallugia -- 14 paradoxa) Cliff fendlerbush (Fendlera -- -- rupicola) Four-wing saltbush 81 6 (Atriplex canescens) Gambel's oak (Quercus -- -- gambelii) Gray oak (Quercus grisea) -- -- Little leaf sumac (Rhus 1 16 microphylla) Mountain mahogany -- 13 (Cercocarpus montanus) Scrub live oak (Quercus -- 9 turbinella) Squawbush (Rhus trilobata) -- 9 Wavy leaf oak (Quercus -- 2 pauciloba) Winterfat -- 30 (Krascheninnikovia lanata) Wright's silktassel (Garrya -- <1 wrightii) Total (browse) 82 99 Total (all shrubs) 164(<1) 494(1) Percentage cover 7.
rugosa), Wright silktassel (Garrya wrightii), and Velvet ash (Fraxinus velutina).
Look out for winter-flowering honeysuckle, silktassel bush, Christmas rose and snowdrops.
albi-florus, Rhamnaceae], and silktassel bush [Garrya congdonii, Garryaceae]), and four nonendemics (gray or digger pine [Pinus sabiniana, Pinaceae], chamise [Adenostoma fasciculatum, Rosaceae], toyon [Heteromeles arbutifolia, Rosaceae], and bay laurel [Umbellularia californica, Lauraceae]).
Manzanita Arctostaphylos, silktassel Garrya, madrone Arbutus, sumac Rhus, peisto Brickellia, and common sage Salvia are ecologically equivalent to taxa classified as mesic-xeric.
albiflorus, Rhamnaceae), silktassel bush (Garrya congdonii, Garryaceae), gray or digger pine (Pinus sabiniana, Pinaceae), chamise (Adenostoma fasciculatum, Rosaceae), toyon (Heteromeles arbutifolia, Rosaceae), and bay laurel (Umbellularia californica, Lauraceae).
But some plants, especially California natives such as fremontia, manzanita, and silktassel, are susceptible to soil-borne fungus disease if irrigated frequently when soil is warm.
humilis, 1991 55 38 46 105 SILKTASSEL Wavyleaf, Garrya elliptica, 1972 28 29 22 63 Wright, Garrya wrightii, 1997 28 22 22 56 SILKTREE Mimosa, Albizia julibrissin, 1997 [delta] 179 56 74 254 SILVERBELL Carolina, Halesia carolina, 1995 [*] 151 104 40 265 Carolina, Halesia carolina, 1995 [*] 152 103 45 266 Caralina, Halesia carolina, 1995 [*] 155 96 39 261 Little, Halesia parviflora, 1993 [+] 11 23 15 37 Two-wing, Halesia diptera, 1988 114 42 40 166 ROYALPALM Florida, Roystonea elata, 1995 Near Capeland, Ha.
In fact, the discovery of the 56-point Wright silktassel in Buenos Aires National Wildlife Refuge, Arizona, is forcing Little to add that species to his list of bona fide trees for North America!