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Noun1.Griselinia - evergreen shrubs of New Zealand and South America
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Cornaceae, dogwood family, family Cornaceae - a rosid dicot family of the order Umbellales including: genera Aucuba, Cornus, Corokia, Curtisia, Griselinia, Helwingia
Griselinia lucida, puka - South American shrub or small tree having long shining evergreen leaves and panicles of green or yellow flowers
Griselinia littoralis, kapuka - small New Zealand broadleaf evergreen tree often cultivated in warm regions as an ornamental
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Marking Your Territory Hedging (griselinia) is a quickgrowing, evergreen shrub which is very easy to maintain and it's great for adding borders between yourself and your neighbour.
Tree species include karaka (Corynocarpus laevigatas), mahoe (Melicytus ramiflorus), broadleaf (Griselinia littoralis), lemonwood (Pittosporum eugeniodes) and coastal tree daisy (Olearia solandri), and shrubs include taupata (Coprosma repens), tauhinu (Ozothamnus leptophyllus) and flax (Phormium tenax).
Think Viburnum tinus, cornus, elaeagnus, ribes, ceanothus, forsythia, mahonia, philadelphus, griselinia and cherry laurel (Prunus lusitanica) - all species that are easily propagated and cared for.
Griselinia littoralis - New Zealand broadleaf - has beautiful oval leaves in a lime green and is a fast-growing small to medium-sized tree.
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Also, many evergreen shrubs used for hedging, such as griselinia, pittosporum or escallonia, can be damaged by frost.
y Griselinia ruscifolia (Clos) Ball, las dos ultimas crecen ademas como arbusto.
Although there are very hardy evergreens, many can be tender, including popular plants such as hebes, pittosporum, griselinia and escallonia, which you may lose this winter.
An acer palmatum hybrid provides an important focal point in one border whilst a griselinia provides a soft green background in another.
28[degrees]), but contains many remnant totara (Podocarpus sp.) and broadleaf (Griselinia littoralis) logs on the surface from fires started by European colonists in the 1860s.