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(Plants) a member of the Photinia genus of small trees and large shrubs thought to be restricted to Asia, grown esp for their decorative white flowers and red fruits
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Noun1.Photinia - genus of deciduous and evergreen east Asian trees and shrubs widely cultivated as ornamentals for their white flowers and red fruits; in some classifications includes genus Heteromeles
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
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Photinia Red Robin is a fastgrowing beauty that will bring a splash of warm red to your garden once or twice a year (depending on when it is pruned) as the young shoots come through.
We have had this problem here too and fear for a particularly lovely Photinia 'Red Robin' and my favourite Rosa damascenas along the hedge line.
The one with the highest contact angle (130[degrees]) is photinia serrulata leaf, but the mediocre optical haze may make it unsuitable in many occasions.
Photinia villosa, [Amelanchier Japonica] Japanese photinia, about 1865 (KN:87; TH1875; Sargent 1888a) AA1879.
Photinia Red Robin has glowing red young foliage and Elaeagnus x ebbingei produces perfumed flowers in autumn.
For low-maintenance options you could try shade-loving shrubs such as box, Skimmia, Photinia, Choisya, Prunus laurocerasus and sweetsmelling Sarcococca.
Rather than surrounding a red-tip photinia with monkey grass, consider stylishly situating a large rock indigenous to the region amid muhly grass.
A micropropagation protocol using Fraser photinia for mutation induction and new cultivar selection.
2 ADD VIVID PLANTS Orange epidendrums and a photinia hedge with red new leaves flank the center panel.