privet hedge


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Noun1.privet hedge - hedge of privet plants
hedge, hedgerow - a fence formed by a row of closely planted shrubs or bushes
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privet hedge

nsiepe f di ligustro
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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Nothing was to be seen save that some body or bundle had been dragged through a low privet hedge which is in a line with the wood-pile.
My brother saw dimly through the dust that two men lifted out something on a white stretcher and put it gently on the grass beneath the privet hedge.
One side of the porte-cochere, being left open, allowed the passers in the street to see in the midst of the vast courtyard a flower-bed, the raised earth of which was held in place by a low privet hedge. A few monthly roses, pinkes, lilies, and Spanish broom filled this bed, around which in the summer season boxes of paurestinus, pomegranates, and myrtle were placed.
What you thought was a privet hedge turns out to be a mixture of privet, hawthorn, ivy, rambling rose, the odd mini tree, not to mention the finest collection of every useless article discarded for miles around.
"This bit's mine, asserts Sam, trimming the privet hedge dividing two gardens, his razor-sharp shears twinkling in the sun.
McDonald replaced his Twitter profile picture with a sinister shadow figure lurking beside a privet hedge. He replaced it with a blank space after the Sunday Mail drew it to the attention of SNP officials.
Officials are threatening to chop down a privet hedge said to be blighting the route to a well-known shopping complex.
My father woke up the next morning, opened the blinds and saw that his privet hedge had collapsed.
But it's working for the immediate task in hand of trying to catch up to Bournemouth, and the last time that was said up here, you couldn't get into politics unless you had at least a bushy moustache, but preferably a proper 'James Robertson Justice' beard, not the hipstertype privet hedge of today.
Christopher Secker, 44, had already been locked in a bitter feud with Ann Caster about the height of a privet hedge between their homes.
Outside to the rear is an enclosed paved and raised decked area with rear vehicle access and at the front is a lawned garden with a privet hedge. The property is on the market for PS160,000 through Robin Jones, which can be contacted for further details on 024 76 635 555 or by going to the website at www.
QI HAVE a green privet hedge (7ft by 4ft) that I find difficult to trim.