Photinia


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Photinia

genus of garden plants in the family Rosaceae; can cause cyanide poisoning; called also Christmas berry, Chinese hawthorn.
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Plant choisya ternata Sundance to give the border a yellow feature, or photinia fraseri Red Robin for dazzling red spring foliage.
Six evergreen hedges were tested in this experiment: Red Robin Photinia (Photinia fraseri), Chinese Photinia (Photinia serrulata), oleander (Nerium indicum), bamboo (Oligostachyum lubricum), deodar cedar (Cedrus deodara), and arrowwood (Viburnum odoratissimum).
For example, Magnolia iltisiana and Quercus salicifolia, species characteristic of the cloud forest, can be reintroduced under the cover of natural Pinus douglasiana forests (Ortiz-Arrona, 1999); whereas in Chiapas, Mexico, Magnolia sharpii, Photinia macrocarpa, Quercus crispipilis and Buddleja americana, among others, were successfully established under the Pinus spp.
repens with Euonymus fortunei 'Emerald 'n' Gold', Hebe rakaiensis, Photinia x fraseri 'Red Robin' and Lonicera nitida 'Baggesen's Gold'.
Diferencas marcantes foram encontradas entre sete especies vegetais (Choisya ternata, Daphne blagayana, Delphinium "11", Hemerocallis "Stella d'Oro", Hosta "Halcyon", Iris germanica, e Photinia fraseri) quanto ao requerimento de pH para obter otimas taxas de crescimento e enraizamento, as quais foram induzidas pelas proprias plantas (LEIFERT et al.
One green and blue striped fairy sat in a photinia, its orange and yellow striped hat tipped at a jaunty angle.
In the shrub department, you will get a kaleidoscopic presentation by planting heavenly bamboo (Nandina domestica) or Chinese photinia (Photinia serrulata).
Trees include Japanese maple, magnolia, photinia, ginkgo, river birch, potted sago palms and vitex, and live oaks covered with resurrection fern.
aquifolium * Mockorange Philadelphus virginalis * Nandina Nandina domestica * Ninebark Physocarpus opulifolius * Oleander Nerium oleander * Photinia Photinia species Chinese P.
Many new plant records were discovered here, of note are Alpinia tamacuensis (Zingiberaceae), Dendrobium spectatissimum (Orchidaceae), and Photinia prunifolia (Rosaceae).