It was equally important that the fuchsia and bottlebrush
cuttings accompanied us.
Nearly all the ornamentals identified as being non-preferred in choice tests, and further evaluated in 'starvation' tests (i.e., coontie, poinsettia, tropical sage, bottlebrush
, cymbidium orchid, bush daisy, firespike, weeping lantana, and scarlet rose mallow) would be suitable recommendations for planting where eastern lubber grasshopper was a threat.
, Paperbarks and Tea Trees and All Other Plants in the Leptospermum Alliance, Angus and Rovertson, Sydney, Australia, 1993.
"It then came forward and grabbed the bottlebrush
and jetted backwards, leaving two arms on the bottlebrush
Further chapters discuss Xanthorrhoea grass tree medicines with descriptions of early botanical collections in Australia, the medical resource of grass tree resin and its uses as a food, fuel and varnish; floral emissaries covering areas such as Banks' Florilegium naming the genus Eucalyptus, Australian carnivorous plants, bottlebrush
, Telopea, Banksia, Grevillea and Hakea.
This lovely grass is a favorite, distinguished by arching, feathery bottlebrush
flowers spilling over a cascading mound of foliage (Anonymous, 2007).
At stake is the future of Australia's valuable plant assets--not only commercial crops, but iconic native plants such as bottlebrush
and willow myrtle.
By James PressleyBRUSSELSAuJohn Maynard Keynes, the English economist with the bottlebrush
mustache, has been celebrated, appropriated, mocked and rediscovered, says historian Peter Clarke.
Those trees should be under-planted with woodies like serviceberry (Amelanchier canadensis), bottlebrush
buckeye (Aesculus parviflora), arrow-wood (Viburnum dentatum), hazelnut (Corylus americanus), and blueberries (Vaccinium spp).
They also will be surrounded by more than 1,100 shrubs (including dramatic and less-common varieties such as bottlebrush
buckeye) and nearly 13,000 individual groundcover plants (such as ferns, heuchera, sedges, and ajuga).
They include: bottlebrush
buckeye, American beautyberry, red twig dogwood, strawberry bush, oakleaf hydrangea, Virginia sweetspire, eastern red cedar and inkberry, just to name a few.
Mucins are elongated, rod-like molecules called subunits (monomers) comprising a protein backbone to parts of which oligosaccharide side-chains are attached (the bottlebrush
regions), the rest being 'naked' or free of carbohydrate.