Olearia


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olearia

(ˌɒlɪˈɛərɪə)
n
(Plants) Austral another word for daisy bush
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Noun1.Olearia - large genus of Australian evergreen shrubs or small trees with large daisylike flowers
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
aster family, Asteraceae, Compositae, family Asteraceae, family Compositae - plants with heads composed of many florets: aster; daisy; dandelion; goldenrod; marigold; lettuces; ragweed; sunflower; thistle; zinnia
daisy bush, daisybush, daisy-bush - any of various mostly Australian attractively shaped shrubs of the genus Olearia grown for their handsome and sometimes fragrant evergreen foliage and profusion of daisy flowers with white or purple or blue rays
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If you want more variety in the hedge, fuchsia, hebe, olearia and pittosporum would also be suitable.
As the soil becomes deeper, the ground stratum develops sparse grassland, or a shrubland with Dusty Miller Spyridium parvifolium, Twiggy Daisy-bush Olearia ramulosa, and Burgan Kunzea ericoides sens.
Varieties of Ceanothus, also evergreen, Hebe, Olearia or Pittosporum may make a less regimented alternative.
Another great choice is olearia, also known as the daisy bush.
The 40-bed Olearia unit will accommodate prisoners who pose the greatest security and safety risk, or who need to be separated from the mainstream prisoner population for their own protection.
Some aspects of the ecology of arboreal cryptostigmata (Acari) in New Zealand with special reference to the species associated with Olearia colensoi Hook.
In Asteraceae, number of vessels per group as seen in transverse section increases markedly with habitat aridity, as in Olearia (Carlquist 1960, 1966).
Easy-to-root plants include lavatera, helianthemum, choisya, deutzia, escallonia, hebe, hydrangea, lavender, philadelphus and weigela, as well as fuchsia and olearia.
En Oceania se presentan especies de Olearia, destinadas a muebleria fina.
Self-incompatibility in the threatened shrub Olearia adenocarpa (Asteraceae).
Other choices for an informal hedge include several berberis species, fuchsias and olearia.