Heteromeles


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Noun1.Heteromeles - one species: toyonHeteromeles - one species: toyon; in some classifications included in genus Photinia
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
family Rosaceae, Rosaceae, rose family - a large family of dicotyledonous plants of order Rosales; have alternate leaves and five-petaled flowers with numerous stamens
Heteromeles arbutifolia, Photinia arbutifolia, tollon, toyon, Christmas berry, Christmasberry - ornamental evergreen treelike shrub of the Pacific coast of the United States having large white flowers and red berrylike fruits; often placed in genus Photinia
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tentaculata was subsequently detected on toyon (Heteromeles arbutifolia), coffeeberry (Frangula californica) and sage (Salvia spp.) in nurseries and at restoration sites in several California counties (Rooney-Latham et al.
lobata), aliso (Platanus racemosa), pino de Monterrey (Pinus radiata), pino blanco (Crataegus sp.), y toyon (Heteromeles arbutifolia); tambien coloca sus nidos en especies introducidas como pirul (Schinus molle), aguacate (Persea gratissima), naranjo (Citrus sinensis), eucalipto (Eucaliptus masculata) y olivo (Olea eusopaea) (Peyton 1915; DeGroot 1928; Pickwell 1930; Dixon et al., 1957; Henny & Annear 1978).
Dominant plant species at the reserve include interior live oak (Quercus wislizeni), blue oak (Quercus douglasii), chamise (Adenostoma fasciculatum), toyon (Heteromeles arbutifolia), and mountain mahogany (Cercocarpus betuloides).
Lutz (2013) counted 689 plants in 2013 along 131m of stream with an extensive overstory (Brewer's willow, California bay, California coffee berry Frangula californica, toyon Heteromeles arbutifolia) and shade that appeared to be adversely impacting Chorro Creek bog thistle.
Garden-friendly choices include California lilac (Ceanothus), coffeeberry (Rhamnus californica), monkey flower (Mimulus), toyon (Heteromeles arbutifolia), and white sage (Salvia apiana).
Pearcy, "The functional ecology of shoot architecture in sun and shade plants of Heteromeles arbutifolia M.
Patches of shrubs (Heteromeles arbutifolia, Toxicodendron diversilobum, Ceanothus, Rhamnus, Arctostaphylos) were common, especially in the mixed woodland areas (Tietje et al., 1997).
Tapiro Sumbucus mexicana Toyon Heteromeles arbutifolia Yuca Yuca shiudigera Bellotita dulce Quercus dumosa Encinillo Quercus dunni Manzanita Arctostaphylo glauca Salvia Artemisa tridentata Yerba del manso Anemopsis californica Chaparral desertico Mezquite Prosopis glandulosa Una de gato Acacia greggii Biznaga Ferocactus acanthodes Jojoba Sidmonsia chinensis Agave Agave spp.