Phillyrea


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Noun1.Phillyrea - small genus of evergreen shrubs of the Mediterranean region
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
family Oleaceae, Oleaceae, olive family - trees and shrubs having berries or drupes or capsules as fruits; sometimes placed in the order Oleales: olive; ash; jasmine; privet; lilac
mock privet - evergreen shrub with white flowers and olivelike fruits
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Phillyrea angustifolia This makes a great topiary alternative to box as it is an easily clipped evergreen shrub, and can also be planted to make neat hedging.
Instead of olives - use Elaeagnus x ebbingei and Phillyrea angustifolia Olives have been the hardest hit by Xylella in Italy.
Quicker growing and hardier alternatives include Elaeagnus x ebbingei, Phillyrea angustifolia, Rhamnus alaternus and (deciduous) Elaeagnus "Quicksilver".
Clipped evergreens such as Ilex crenata, Buxus sempervirens and Phillyrea latifolia add a touch of formality.
However, there are many suitable alternatives to it such as yew, lonicera, euonymus and phillyrea, depending on whether you require hedge or want some topiary shapes.
Celtik, Cingirlik (ISTE 109861, 109857) Phillyrea latifolia L.
Fernandez Matellano et al., "Lignan and phenylpropanoid glycosides from Phillyrea latifolia and their in vitro anti-inflammatory activity," Planta Medica, vol.
The plant covering is formed by localized clumps of Ampelodesma mauritanicum remains of multiple fires, Pistacia lentiscus, Phillyrea angustifolia, Quercus coccifera and Chamaerops humilis (Thomas, 1975).
Leaf gas exchange and fluorescence of Phillyrea latifolia, Pistacia lentiscus and Quercus ilex saplings in severe drought and high temperature conditions.