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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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Fatsia flower heads could make pretty silvery baubles and you could gather fluffy material such as miscanthus flowers, old man's beard (clematis) or the lovely tassels of Garrya elliptica.
Fatsia flower heads could make pretty silvery baubles, and you could also gather fluffy material, such as miscanthus flowers, old man's beard (clematis) or the lovely tassels of Garrya elliptica.
Fatsia flower heads could make pretty silvery baubles, and you could also gather fluffy material, such as miscanthus old man's beard (clematis) or the tassels of Garrya elliptica.
sunny spot: officinale If you have a sunny wall to plant against, try Jasminum officinale, Garrya Eliptica, rose or wisteria.
Habitat, fenologia y distribucion geografica: Quercus hypoxantha crece en bosque de pino-encino, puede asociarse con Garrya sp.
Garrya elliptica 'James Roof' - with its beautiful grey-blue foliage and catkins - is also a shrub that can be grown against a wall.
nana Graffenrieda rufescens -- 1 V Palicourea alpina -- 1 V Psychotria grandis -- 1 V Eugenia laeteviridis -- 1 V Garrya fadyena -- 1 III Weinmannia pinnata -- 1 III Clidemia umbellata -- 1 III Herbaceous layer [E.
31 8 3 2 2 1 Fuchsia thymifolia 5 1 0 0 0 0 Garrya laurifolia 2 1 6 4 4 3 Gaultheria acuminata 9 2 10 6 20 14 Monnina ciliolata 0 0 15 9 10 7 Opuntia ficus-indica 13 3 1 1 0 0 Senecio salignus 4 1 2 1 28 19 Senescio sinuatus 6 2 2 1 2 1 Solanum cervantesii 2 1 1 1 2 1 Solanum sp.
Entre las especies de arboles se encuentran Abies religiosa, Pinus hartwegii, Quercus laurina; bosques mesofilos; Cornus disciflora, Garrya laurifolia, Ilex tolucana, Meliosa dentata y Prunus brachybotrya (Vargas, 1997).
For a statement specimen, the contorted stems of the corylus avellana Contorta (twisted hazel/cobnut) or the silky smooth grey/green tassels of garrya elliptica are striking, while the lush rich red Chinese lanterns on the crinodendron hookerianum (Chinese lantern tree) swaying in the breeze add a touch of the exotic.
Garrya elliptica 'James Roof', a fast-growing evergreen with handsome foliage and beautifully silvered catkins that by December are a foot long, is another that thrives in a north or east facing situation.