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Noun1.Kolkwitzia - Chinese genus of 1 species: beauty bush
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
beauty bush, Kolkwitzia amabilis - Chinese deciduous shrub with yellow-throated pinkish flowers and bristly fruit; often cultivated as an ornamental
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Beautybush (Kolkwitzia amabilis) also makes a good substitute for a honeysuckle shrub, with its attractive pink flowers in spring.
It's wise to prune vigorous latespring and earlyflowering shrubs - such as mock orange (philadelphus), weigela, kerria and kolkwitzia - otherwise they'll quickly become straggly and untidy.
Sax y Kribs (1930) mencionan que algunas de las especies de Abelia y Kolkwitzia que no concuerdan con el numero cromosomico basico, por poseer 16 cromosomas gameticos, pueden ser interpretados como tetraploides que han perdido dos pares de cromosomas.
Prune mature, deciduous shrubs including philadelphus, deutzia and kolkwitzia, once they have finished flowering.
KOLKWITZIA is not commonly known as the beauty bush for nothing.
The habitat was dominated by several species of grasses with an understory consisting of a mixture of American beauty bush (Kolkwitzia amabilis) and greenbrier (Smilax rotundifolia).
Prune spring-flowering shrubs such as philadelphus, weigela and kolkwitzia. The general rule with shrubs is to reduce by one third once a year, just after flowering.
Each year we are exposed to an expanded offering of hdrangeas, hypericum (when was the last time that you considered a hypericum for inclusion into your landscape?), kolkwitzia, physocarpus, spireas, viburnums, ilex and lilacs.
ADD a splash of early summer colour to your garden with this week's sensational offer a Kolkwitzia Pink Cloud (Beauty Bush) for just pounds 3.95 - half price.
Q I have some philadelphus, weigelia and kolkwitzia shrubs that are getting too big.
He also continued the work that made him famous--introducing astonishing new plants from the Far East--conquests that had so far included Acer griseum, the paperbark maple, and Kolkwitzia amabilis, the beautybush.
For example, if a landscape contractor supplied a beauty bush (Kolkwitzia amabilis) that had become desiccated from lack of water while in storage in the landscape contractor's yard, the landscape contractor should be liable for failing to supply a shrub that was reasonably fit for the purpose intended.