Ponticum sentence example
- During the milder interglacial period some southern types, such as Rhododendron ponticum, still held their own, but ultimately succumbed.
- But the chief ornament of Lebanon is the Rhododendron ponticum, with its brilliant purple flower clusters; a peculiar evergreen, Vinca libanotica, also adds beauty to this zone.
- These causes of change in phyllotaxis are also well exemplified in the alteration of an opposite or verticillate arrangement to an alternate, and vice versa; thus the effect of interruption of growth, in causing alternate leaves to become opposite and verticillate, can be distinctly shown in Rhododendron ponticum.
- A great variety of shrubs grow on these slopes of the western Caucasus, chiefly the following species, several of which are indigenous - Rhododendron ponticum, Azalea pontica, Aristotelia maqui, Agave between 1864 and 1878, and the country where they had lived remained for the most part unoccupied until after the beginning of the 10th century.
- Similar interGlacial deposits in Tirol contain leaves of Rhododendron ponticum.Advertisement
- Rhododendron ponticum has become highly invasive in the British Isles following its introduction for horticultural purposes in the 18 th century.
- Rhododendron ponticum can root anywhere more or less even on steep slopes with no soil.