coprosma


Also found in: Wikipedia.

coprosma

(kəˈprɒzmə)
n
(Plants) any shrub of the Australasian rubiaceous genus Coprosma: sometimes planted for ornament
[C19: New Latin, from Greek kopros excrement + osmē smell]
References in periodicals archive ?
Finish the look with hardy complementary plants such as Lomandra longifolia 'Breeze' (which can handle in-ground clay), Coprosma 'Rainbow Surprise', and cistus that won't detract from your potted favorite.
novae-zelandiae (2%), but less bare ground than plot Dl and a relatively high cover of Coprosma pumila (creeping coprosma).
Diet included fuschia, broadleaf, wineberry, as well as plants such as coprosma and forest vines such as muehlenbeckia, types which tend to dominate the forest edges and understory.
The vegetation at Warrenheip consists of regenerating vegetation, including kanuka (Kunzea ericoides), treeferns, kaikomako (Pennantia corymbosa), and Coprosma species.
COPROSMA PACIFIC SUNSET: Available from most garden centres and has to be seen to be believed.
ericifolia (oil from these leaves has been used for dental and medical preparations), a subspecies of Stephania japonica (used in several cultures for its antispasmodic and astringent action), a rare species of Coprosma (inopinata) that was only discovered on the mountain ridges in 1990, and Chionanthus quadristamineus (blue plum), with its large blue fruit.
Spear grass, matagouri, snow tussock and coprosma then give way to the fellfield at 1,600-1,700 metres, where rock and scree grudgingly host sporadic, minute mats of leathery, haircovered plants, interspersed with patches of wiry carpet grasses.
Coprosma repens, Pacific Night, is another unusual choice because of its reflective foliage.
Cissus antarctica * * Cissus hypoglauca * * Citriobatus pauciflorus * * Commelina ensifolia * * Coprosma hirtella * Coprosma quadrifida * * Coprosma sp.
Common understory species included the small trees and shrubs Carpodetus serratus (Escalloniaceae), Coprosma spp.
His tiered garden along a steep slope in Oakland is a stunning endorsement of those workhorses: Bird of paradise, clivia, Coprosma, and 'Myers' asparagus ferns are packed densely for a lush, tranquil feel.