Shrubs sentence example

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  • The dying back of the twigs of trees and shrubs is a frequent case.
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  • The portal was camouflaged by sand and shrubs.
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  • In the most generally used sense, a plant is a member of the lower or vegetable order of living organized things; the term is also popularly applied to the smaller herbaceous plants, thus excluding trees and shrubs.
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  • The air was clear and dry, the sand dotted with small shrubs.
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  • The mistletoe is parasitic both on deciduous and evergreen trees and shrubs.
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  • The valleys within the hill ranges are fragrant with aromatic shrubs.
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  • In these countries aromatic shrubs are abundant.
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  • But generally the low grounds are parched and rocky, presenting only a few thickets of Peruvian cactus and stunted shrubs, and a most uninviting shore.
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  • It does not at first appear to be the same with the bulkier plants, such as the ordinary green herbs, shrubs or trees, but a study of their earlier development indicates that they do not at the outset differ in any way from the simple undifferentiated forms. Each commences its existence as a simple naked protoplast, in the embroyo-sac or the archegonium, as the case may be.
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  • There are about twenty-two different trees, shrubs and vines producing rubber of more or less good quality.
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  • On the other hand, several Asiatic species (Siberian pine, larch, cedar) grow freely in the N.E., while numerous shrubs and herbaceous plants, originally from the Asiatic steppes, have found their way into the S.E.
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  • Innumerable clusters of wild cherries (Prunus Chamaecerasus), wild apricots (Amygdalus nana), the Siberian pea-tree (Caragana frutescens), and other deep-rooted shrubs grow at the bottoms of the depressions and on the slopes of the ravines, imparting to the steppe that charm which manifests itself in the popular poetry.
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  • The cypress, as the olive, is found everywhere in the dry hollows and high eastern slopes of Corfu, of the scenery of which it is characteristic. As an ornamental tree in Britain the cypress is useful to break the outline formed by roundheaded low shrubs and trees.
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  • But except for these infrequent wooded strips, the mountains are even more bare than the valleys, because their shrubs are dwarfed from exposure.
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  • The forests throughout most of the state have a luxuriant undergrowth consisting of a great variety of shrubs, flowering plants, grasses, ferns and mosses, and the display of magnolias, azaleas, kalmias, golden rod, asters, jessamines, smilax, ferns and mosses is often one of unusual beauty.
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  • Among the fruitbearing trees, shrubs, vines and plants the grape, the blue-berry, the cherry, the plum and the cranberry are indigenous and more or less common.
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  • The mountain-sides are commonly clothed with pine forests, and the plains with grasses or shrubs.
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  • The genus Gossypium includes herbs and shrubs, which have been cultivated from time immemorial, and are now found widely distributed throughout the tropical and subtropical regions of both hemispheres.
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  • The first, to be seen on the coast and the western slopes of the highlands, is characterized by a number of evergreen shrubs with small leathery leaves, and by quickly-flowering spring plants.
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  • Kaiser has described as kidneys two organs something like minute shrubs situated dorsally to the generative ducts into which they open.
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  • The alpine rose (Rhododendron dauricum) clusters in masses on the higher mountains; juniper, spiraea, sorbus, the pseudo-acacia (Caragana sibirica and C. arborescens, C. jubata in some of the higher tracts), various Rosaceae - Potentilla fruticosa and Cotoneaster uniflora - the wild cherry (Prunus Padus), and many other shrubs occupy the spaces between the trees.
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  • Luzuriagoideae are shrubs or undershrubs with erect or climbing branches and fruit a berry.
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  • Smilacoideae are climbing shrubs with broad net-veined leaves and small dioecious flowers in umbels springing from the leaf-axils; the fruit is a berry.
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  • The higher levels of this plain are covered with shrubs and small trees, principally mimosas.
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  • The Brazilian flora is also rich in medicinal and aromatic plants, dye-woods, and a wide range of gum and resin-producing shrubs and trees.
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  • Rose and other flowering shrubs and trees grow well on the banken veld and in the valleys.
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  • Kensington Gardens, originally attached to Kensington Palace, were subsequently much extended; they are magnificently timbered, and contain plantations of rare shrubs and flowering trees.
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  • Sometimes the vegetation, shrubs, trees, &c., as characteristic of certain soils, may furnish evidence as to rock or minerals below.
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  • They are freegrowing shrubs with showy bell-shaped flowers, and are favourite greenhouse plants.
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  • The lowland strip or Tehama consists partly of a gravelly plain, the Khabt, covered sparsely with acacia and other desert shrubs and trees, and furnishing pasturage for large flocks of goats and camels; and partly of sterile wastes of sand like the Ramla, which extends on either side of Aden almost from the seashore to the foot of the hills.
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  • In a few hollows which are reached by moisture the trees of the desert find support, the algarrobo (Prosopis horrida), a low tree of very scraggy growth, the vichaya (Capparis crotonoides), and the zapote del perro (Colicodendrum scabridum), mere shrubs.
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  • Among the first wild shrubs and trees that are met with are the chilca (Baccharis Feuillei), with a pretty yellow flower, the Mutisia acuminata, with beautiful red and orange flowers, several species of Senecio, calceolarias, the Schinus molle, with its graceful branches and bunches of red berries, and at higher elevations the lambras (Alnus acuminata), the sauco (Sambucus peruviana), the quenuar (Buddleia incana), and the Polylepis racemosa.
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  • The colors pass from deep brown through purple to yellow and white, thrown into relief by the dark green of non-deciduous shrubs and trees.
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  • If, on the one hand, huge stones are transported hundreds of miles from sea-shore or river-bed where, in the lapse of long centuries, waves and cataracts have hammered them into strange shapes, and if the harmonizing of their various colors and the adjustment of their forms to environment are studied with profound subtlety, so the training and tending of the trees and shrubs that keep them company require much taste and much toil.
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  • This of course does not apply to shrubs which blossom at their seasons and fall always into the general scheme of the landscape.
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  • While there can be no doubt that the luxuriance of Japans flora is due to rich soil, to high temperature and to rainfall not only plentiful but well distributed over the whole year, the wealth and variety of her trees and shrubs must be largell the result of immigration.
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  • They feed on herbage, shrubs and leaves of trees, and, like so many other large animals which inhabit hot countries, sleep the greater part of the day, and are most active in the cool of the evening or even during the night.
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  • The plants are evergreen shrubs and extremely useful for winter flowering.
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  • Farther west two narrow belts of timber, consisting mostly of stunted post oak and black jack, and known as the Eastern and Western Cross Timbers, cross the prairies southward from the Red river, and a low growth of mesquite, other shrubs and vines are common in the eastern half of the Prairie Plains.
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  • The entire valley of the Rio Grande, from El Paso to Brownsville, grows many species of cactus, and other prickly coriaceous shrubs.
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  • The plants are herbs or small shrubs, generally with thick fleshy stems and leaves, adapted for life in dry, especially rocky places.
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  • Laurel, rhododendron, and whortleberry are common shrubs in the mountain districts, and sumac, hazel, sassafras and elder are quite widely distributed elsewhere.
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  • Many flowering and fruit-bearing shrubs of the heath family add to the beauty of the mountainous districts, rhododendron and kalmia often forming impenetrable thickets.
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  • The same is true of shrubs and herbaceous plants.
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  • He described about 8000 species of plants, and distributed them into twenty-two classes, chiefly according to the form of the corolla, distinguishing herbs and under-shrubs on the one hand from trees and shrubs on the other.
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  • But almost everywhere the vegetation serves to smooth the contours of the rugged hills, ferns, mosses and shrubs growing wherever their roots can cling, and leaving only the steepest crags uncovered to form, as in Tahiti, a striking contrast.
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  • There is a somewhat vague dividing line, in popular nomenclature, between "shrubs" and "trees," the former term being usually applied to plants with several stems, of lower height, and bushy in growth.
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  • Among indigenous fruit-bearing trees, shrubs and vines the state has the bird cherry, black cherry, blueberry, cranberry, raspberry, blackberry, gooseberry, strawberry, grape and black currant; and conspicuous among a very great variety of shrubs and flowering plants are the rose, dogwood, laurel, sumac, holly, winterberry, trilliums, anemones, arbutuses, violets, azaleas, eglantine, clematis, blue gentians, orange lilies, orchids, asters and golden rod.
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  • Gerenuk are browsing ruminants, and, in Somaliland, are found in small family-parties, and feed more by browsing on the branches and leaves of trees and shrubs than by grazing.
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  • The hair and ears are excessively long, the latter so much so that they are sometimes clipped to prevent their being torn by stones or thorny shrubs.
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  • The Pacific coast Transition zone is noted for its forests of giant conifers, principally Douglas fir, Sitka spruce, Pacific cedar and Western hemlock, Here, too, mosses and ferns grow in profusion, and the sadal (Gaultheria shailon), thimble berry (Rubus nootkamus), salmon berry (Rubus spectabilis) and devils club, (Fatsia horr-ida) are characteristic shrubs.
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  • In Ontario the flora of the northern part is much the same as that of the Gulf of St Lawrence, but from Montreal along the Ottawa and St Lawrence valleys the flora takes a more southern aspect, and trees, shrubs and herbaceous plants not found in the eastern parts of the Dominion become common.
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  • Nearer the Pacific coast the woods and open spaces are filled with flowers and shrubs.
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  • Shrubs are not wanting.
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  • The great object must be to exhibit to advantage the graceful forms and glorious hues of flowering plants and shrubs.
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  • The various species of birch are mostly trees of medium size, but several of them are merely shrubs.
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  • The term is loose in application and the line between shrubs, trees and certain woody herbaceous plants is not easy to draw.
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  • The holly, the yew, the laurel, if allowed to grow from a single stem, become trees, other plants such as rhododendron, syringa, the euonymous are properly shrubs.
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  • Here there are no trees, no shrubs, nor any plants above a foot high.
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  • The olive and the characteristic shrubs of the northern coasts of the Mediterranean do not thrive in the open air, but the former valuable tree ripens its fruit in sheltered places at the foot of the mountains, and penetrates along the deeper valleys and the shores of the Italian lakes.
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  • The peach, horse-chestnut, lilac, morello cherry, black currant, rhododendron and many other trees and shrubs develop flower-buds for the next season speedily after blossoming, and these may be stimulated into premature growth.
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  • Cuttings of deciduous trees and shrubs succeed best if planted early in autumn while the soil still retains the solar heat absorbed during summer.
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  • As to season, it is now admitted with respect to deciduous trees and shrubs that the earlier in autumn planting is performed the better; although some extend it from the period when the leaves fall to the first part of spring, before the sap begins to move.
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  • Trees and shrubs in thick plantations, or in sheltered warm places, are ill fitted for planting in bleak and cold situations.
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  • Suffruticose plants and even small shrubs may be propagated in this way, by first planting them deeper than they are ordinarily grown, and then after the lapse of a year, which time they require to get rooted, taking them up again and dividing them into parts or separate plants.
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  • It is perhaps of most importance as the principal means of propagating our hardy kinds of fruit, especially the apple and the pear; but the process is the same with most other fruits and ornamental hardy trees and shrubs that are thus propagated.
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  • Gooseberries, currants, roses and many hardy 'deciduous trees and shrubs are easily propagated in this way if the cuttings are inserted in welldrained soil about the end of October or early in November.
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  • The selection of suitable alpines, perennials and shrubs and trees also necessitates considerable knowledge on the part of the gardener.
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  • The number of variegated and various-coloured hardy shrubs is now so great that a most pleasant plot for a " Winter Garden " may be arrayed with plants.
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  • Elegant liliaceous plants, with rhizomatous stems. P. multiflorum (Solomon's Seal), 2 to 3 ft., with arching stems, and drooping white flowers from the leaf axils, is a handsome border plant, doing especially well in partial shade amongst shrubs, and also well adapted for pot culture for early forcing.
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  • We can only afford space here for lists of some of the better and more useful and ornamental trees and shrubs, old and new.
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  • The shrubs marked * are climbers.
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  • Transplant herbaceous plants in light soils, if not done in autumn; also deciduous trees, shrubs and hedges.
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  • Plant out tender deciduous trees and shrubs raised in pots; plant out tea-roses, mulching the roots.
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  • Increase roses and American shrubs, by layering, budding or cuttings, and go on with the layering of carnations and picotees.
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  • Transplant all sorts of hardy evergreens and shrubs, especially in dry soils, giving abundance of water.
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  • Plant deciduous; trees and shrubs so long as the weather continues favourable, ands before the soil has parted with the solar heat absorbed during summer..
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  • In the outside flower garden little can be done except that shrubs may be pruned, or new work, such as making walks or grading, performed, if weather permits.
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  • All herbaceous plants and hardy shrubs may be planted in the garden.
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  • Fruit trees and shrubs may be set out; but, if planting is deferred to the last of the month, the ground around the roots should be mulched to the thickness of 3 or 4 in.
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  • In the third and highest zone the vegetation is stunted, and there is a narrow zone of sub-Alpine shrubs, but no Alpine flora.
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  • Professor Bayley Balfour, F.R.S., the Regius Keeper of the Royal Botanic Garden in Edinburgh, has described an arboretum as a living collection of species and varieties of trees and shrubs arranged after some definite method - it may be properties, or uses, or some other principle - but usually after that of natural likeness.
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  • Its beginnings may be traced hack to 1762, when, at the suggestion of Lord Bute, the duke of Argyll's trees and shrubs were removed from Whitton Place, near Hounslow, to adorn the princess of Wales's garden at Kew.
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  • It is perhaps the largest collection of hardy trees and shrubs known, comprising some 4500 species and botanical varieties.
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  • The collection of trees and shrubs at Schonbrunn, near Vienna, is an extensive one.
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  • Neuer Botanischer Garten has been laid out with a view to the accommodation of a very large collection of hardy trees and shrubs.
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  • There are now many large collections of hardy trees and shrubs in private parks and gardens throughout the British Islands, the interest taken in them by their proprietors having largely increased in recent years.
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  • Beyond the walls and the deep moat, especially on the northward side towards the port of Gravosa, are many pleasant villas, surrounded by gardens in which the aloe, palm and cypress are conspicuous among a number of flowering trees and shrubs.
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  • Among other trees and shrubs may be mentioned the sumach, the date-palm, the plantain, various bamboos, cycads and the dwarf-palm, the last of which grows in some parts of Sicily more profusely than anywhere else, and in the desolate region in the south-west yields almost the only vegetable product of importance.
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  • The mountain scenery is extremely picturesque, and the trees and shrubs are such as are common in England, the mountain ash being the only common English tree which is there conspicuous by its absence.
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  • On the lower slopes the forest is composed in great part of the long-leaved Pinus liophyllo, accompanied by deciduous oaks and a variety of other trees and shrubs.
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  • The similarity of outline in many species to that of trees and shrubs will strike any one who examines algae mounted for the herbarium.
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  • High mountains slope down to the southern shores, with a belt of fertile pastures, with shrubs and trees and little streams, here and there with rocks and ravines.
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  • Their scanty vegetation is almost wholly herbal; shrubs are only occasional; trees almost non-existent.
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  • The shrubs thus sown lived on, but the cultivation did not spread until the beginning of the 19th century.
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  • The town covers a considerable area; the detached white houses of its suburbs are surrounded by trees and flowering shrubs.
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  • The species are small trees or shrubs, armed with sharp, straight, or hooked spines, having alternate leaves, and fruits which are in most of the species edible, and have an agreeable acid taste; this is especially the case with those of the two species mentioned above.
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  • Among the indigenous trees are the Abies excelsa, Abies microsperma, Pinus sinensis, Pinus pinea, three species of oak, five of maple, lime, birch, juniper, mountain ash, walnut, Spanish chestnut, hazel, willow, hornbeam, hawthorn, plum, pear, peach, Rhus vernicifera, (?) Rhus semipinnata, Acanthopanax ricinifolia, Zelkawa, Thuja orientalis, Elaeagnus, Sophora Japonica, &c. Azaleas and rhododendrons are widely distributed, as well as other flowering shrubs and creepers, Ampelopsis Veitchii being universal.
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  • Its large variety of trees and shrubs, including oak, hickory, elm, maple, chestnut, birch, ash, cedar, pine, larch and sumach, its flower gardens, a palm house, ponds, a lake of 61 acres for boating, skating and curling, a parade ground of 40 acres for other athletic sports, a menagerie, and numerous pieces of statuary, are among its objects of interest or beauty.
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  • An iron framework is erected in the house, in which shrubs are planted and flowers cultivated to bloom in memory of the departed.
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  • In the middle of April a feast is held to celebrate the creation of trees, shrubs and flowers.
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  • The hills are very fertile when irrigated, and the wet season develops a variety of perennial herbs, shrubs and annuals.
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  • The winters are cold, but short, and though fruit trees abound and are most prdductive, no evergreen trees or shrubs are to be met with within the province.
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  • They are collected for use at late evening or early morning, while in a dull bedewed condition, by shaking them off the trees or shrubs into cloths spread on the ground; and they are killed by dipping them into hot water or vinegar, or by exposing them for some time over the vapour of vinegar.
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  • They are shrubs or low trees with evergreen or nearly evergreen opposite entire leaves, and dense clusters of small, white, tubular four-parted flowers, enclosing two stamens and succeeded by small, globular, usually black berries, each with a single pendulous seed.
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  • Mock-privet is Phillyrea, a member of the same order and a small genus of ornamental hardy evergreen shrubs, natives of the Mediterranean region and Asia Minor.
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  • With the melting of the great ice-sheet the climate became milder, and the southern part of Sweden was covered with shrubs and plants now found only in the northern and alpine parts of the country (Salix polaris, Dryas octopetala, Betula nana, &c.).
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  • Of dye-yielding shrubs and plants camwood and indigo may be mentioned; of those whence gum is obtained the copal, acacia and African tragacanth (Sterculia tragacantha).
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  • Besides the oil-palm, oil is obtained from many trees and shrubs, such as the benni oil plant.
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  • There is little vegetation save stunted shrubs, such as the mimosa (which generally marks the river beds), wild pomegranate, and wax heaths, known collectively as Karroo bush.
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  • In Sikkim the mountains are covered with dense forest of tall umbrageous trees, commonly accompanied by a luxuriant growth of under shrubs, and adorned with climbing and epiphytal plants in wonderful profusion.
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  • Until comparatively recent times the surrounding district was in a state of nature with merely a thin coating of turf interspersed with tufts of heath and dwarf thistles, but bare of trees and shrubs and altogether devoid of the works of man, with the exception of a series of prehistoric barrows of the Bronze Age which, singly and in groups, studded the landscape.
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  • Among forest shrubs are the willow, hazel, alder, shrub maple, birch, hawthorn, dogwood, elderberry, viburnum and snowberry.
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  • Neither did the giraffe acquire its long neck by desiring to reach the foliage of more lofty shrubs, and constantly stretching its neck for the purpose, but because any varieties which occurred among its antitypes with a longer neck than usual at once secured a fresh range of pasture over the same ground as their shorter-necked companions, and on the first scarcity of food were thereby enabled to outlive them."
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  • The botanic gardens, in the upper town, contain a very fine collection of flowering shrubs and semi-tropical trees.
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  • The willows in the Arctic drainage basin shrink to shrubs scarcely knee-high.
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  • 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.
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  • The upper limit of arborescent vegetation is considered to run at 7000-7500 ft., of shrubs such as rhododendrons at 850o ft., and of pasture-lands up to 9000 ft.
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  • Trees or shrubs; leaves vary considerably in size and form.
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  • Trees and shrubs characterized by a copious branching of the stem and frequently by a regular pyramidal form.
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  • Its species, which are characteristic of warm temperate latitudes, are usually much-branched shrubs.
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  • Ascension was originally destitute of vegetation save on the summit of Green Mountain, which owes its verdure to the mists which frequently enshroud it, but the lower hills have been planted with grasses and shrubs.
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  • The forests of the granitic land, of which typical patches remain, had the characteristics of a tropical moist region, palms, shrubs, climbing and tree ferns growing luxuriantly, the trees on the mountain sides, such as the Pandanus sechellarum sending down roots over the rocks and boulders from 70 to 100 ft.
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  • After the periodical rains, the Karroo and the great plains of Bushmanland are converted into vast fields of grass and flowering shrubs, but the summer sun reduces them again to a barren and burnt-up aspect.
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  • With regard to mountain flora arborescent shrubs do not reach beyond about 4000 ft.
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  • A thousand mountain torrents have scooped out for themselves picturesque ravines, clothed with an ever-fresh verdure of prickly thorns, stunted gnarled shrubs, and here and there a noble forest tree.
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  • The genus comprises a few species of shrubs or trees, seldom reaching a large size, distributed through the North Temperate zone, and in the New World passing along the Andes southwards to Chile.
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  • The junipers, of which there are twenty-five or more species, are evergreen bushy shrubs or low columnar trees, with a more or less aromatic odour, inhabiting the whole of the cold and temperate northern hemisphere, but attaining their maximum development in the Mediterranean region, the North Atlantic islands, and the eastern United States.
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  • On the north-east coast many of the villages are tastefully kept, their whole area being clean swept, nicely sanded, and planted with ornamental shrubs, and have in their centre little square palaver places laid with flat stones, each with an erect stone pillar as a back-rest.
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  • A dense vegetation of iron-wood (Cordia) and other trees and shrubs, together with a forest of coco-nut palms, covers its surface.
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  • The plants are trees or shrubs with simple leaves alternately arranged and small unisexual flowers generally arranged in catkins and pollinated by wind-agency.
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  • Among indigenous trees, shrubs and vines that bear edible fruits or nuts the state has the blackberry, grape, pawpaw, persimmon, plum, crabapple, hickory, chestnut and hazel nut.
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  • Although flowers growing on the ground or on shrubs are not conspicuous for number or beauty, there arc many fine flowering trees, such as Poinciana regia, presenting a mass of scarlet flowers; 1 The words in parentheses are the native Malagasy names.
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  • In the fight with Vrittra, Indra lost his energy, which fell to the earth and produced plants and shrubs.
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  • A peculiar character is imparted to the vegetation of this province by the growth over large tracts of evergreen shrubs and large herbaceous plants belonging to the Cistineae and Labiatae.
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  • A peculiar vegetation, consisting mainly of low shrubs with fleshy glaucous leaves (mule crithnioides, &c.), covers the swamps of the Guadalquivir and the salt-marshes of the south-west coast.
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  • On the lower slopes of the mountains and on all the parts left uncultivated the prevailing form of vegetation consists of a dense growth of shrubs with thick leathery leaves, such as are known to the French as maquis, to the Italians as macchic, and to the Spaniards as monte bajo,2 shrubs which, however much they resemble each other in external appearance, belong botanically to a great variety of families.
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  • All of these were originally salt-steppes, and, where the soil is still highly impregnated with salt, have only a sparse covering of shrubs, mostly members of the Salsolaceae, with thick, greyish green, often downy leaves.
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  • A very few trees and shrubs, and some grasses, are strictly endemic to the plains and to Nebraska.
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  • There are at least 64 trees and at least 77 shrubs growing native in the state; but of their joint number a mere half-dozen or so can be classed as strictly endemic. Small woods of broad-leaf trees (and red cedars) grow very generally along all the water-courses of the state; and coniferous species grow along Pine Ridge and the Wild Cat Mountains.
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  • Gardner speaks of the Bournemouth flora as appearing to consist principally of trees or hard-wooded shrubs, comparatively few remains of the herbaceous vegetation being preserved.
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  • The plan of all is the same - an open court, with a tesselated pavement, and one or two marble fountains; orange and lemon trees, flowering shrubs, and climbing plants give freshness and fragrance.
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  • Among indigenous shrubs and vines are the hazel, blackberry, gooseberry, whortleberry, huckleberry, grape and cranberry.
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  • She glanced towards the brush and shrubs of an unkempt lot, where a crumbling foundation of an old beach house remained.
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  • Back on earth, explore the 35 acre arboretum with over 2000 species of trees and shrubs.
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  • To the front boundary is a retaining wall with well stocked borders behind containing mature trees, shrubs and flowers including azaleas.
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  • Beside the azalea shrubs the Japanese azalea shrubs the Japanese azalea is also available as standard.
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  • Outside, behind the glass wall are shrubs which provide a living, moving backcloth.
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  • The Emir also benefits from 24 hour security and features private, landscaped gardens with many stunning fragrant bushes, shrubs and vibrant bougainvillea.
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  • The Caravans The three modern caravans are set among spacious lawns, surrounded by trees and shrubs and overlooking the brook.
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  • Small shrubs of alder buckthorn occur mainly on the northern edge of the open moss.
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  • The Rose Hill gardens were well known for their trees and shrubs, including many camellias.
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  • Several trees and shrubs commonly found along side canals bear catkins in the late winter and early spring time.
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  • I sat down amidst a black cluster of shrubs, and rested, chin on hand.
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  • In sheltered warm gardens, prune tender climbers and wall shrubs that are already showing signs of strong growth.
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  • Tall tussock grassland provides the tallest vegetation cover on the island, there being no trees or tall shrubs.
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  • Shrubs come in all shapes and sizes -- Buddleia for butterflies, flowering currant, hebe and mahonia for bees.
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  • A border of at least a meter, filled with thorny shrubs is a great burglar deterrent.
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  • The woodland edges offer a greater range of shrubs and attract similar birds as hedgerows and scrub.
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  • The rear garden has a fishpond and a range of shrubs.
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  • Or more characterless rows of unsightly, fast growing shrubs, festooned with litter and punctuated by the odd illegally dumped fridge.
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  • Explain the identification and culture of a range of Australian native ground covers and small shrubs.
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  • Small plants & hardy perennials, many bulbs & ferns, hardy perennials, many bulbs & ferns, hardy orchids & dwarf trees & shrubs.
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  • Firm back newly planted trees and shrubs if they have been lifted by frost heave or by strong winds.
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  • Trees, shrubs, climbers and hedge Last chance to trim deciduous hedges to keep them looking tidy over the winter.
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  • The plants will be mostly herbaceous with a few shrubs and trees for structure.
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  • There are flower borders filled with colorful shrubs, gardenia and scarlet hibiscus.
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  • Other shrubs include wild honeysuckle, brambles and holly The animals that live here include spiders, caterpillars and butterflies.
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  • Thankfully, much of the time and energy today is spent retaining this subtle interplay between the groups of shrubs, trees and flowers.
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  • They are herbs or small shrubs often containing a milky latex.
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  • Grounds 3 acres with paved patios, steps to different areas, large sloping lawns, mature trees, shrubs, 2 landscaped fields.
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  • You'll also see magnolias, camellias, rhododendrons, flowering shrubs, the ancient Lanhydrock Cross and the formal gardens.
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  • In colder areas, shrubs might need a winter mulch was £ 11.90, now £ 5.95
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  • The ground so parched, the shrubs dropping leaves in an effort to just hang in there till the rain.
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  • Small plants & hardy perennials, many bulbs & ferns, hardy orchids & dwarf trees & shrubs.
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  • Shrubs and ornamental trees, including pinetum with rare specimens.
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  • Early in the month prune the shrubs that produce their best show on vigorous new wood.
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  • Sight lines across the area have also been opened up by remodeling earth banks and clearing overgrown shrubs.
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  • Early flowering shrubs brighten mixed borders, which by summer will be at their best.
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  • At present this does not include fruit trees, ornamental shrubs, climbers or ground cover plants.
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  • Other components of the ground flora such as grasses, dwarf shrubs and ferns are common.
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  • Usually they have 5 petals, bloom once a season, and are often thorny shrubs or climbers.
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  • Clusters of honey-coloured toadstools appear close to dying trees or shrubs in late summer or autumn.
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  • Climbers Name Common name Comments Lonicera Honeysuckle Climbing varieties twine through shrubs and supports and have trumpet shaped flowers, most are scented.
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  • Beneath, a lawned area with shrubs overlooks the valley.
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  • The strategic planting of shrubs and trees also define spaces and retain end-to-end visibility for pedestrians.
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  • Among indigenous shrubs and vines are the blackberry, dewberry, strawberry, yellow jasmine, mistletoe and poisonoak; and among medicinal herbs are horehound, ginger and peppermint.
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  • The plants are mainly shrubs and trees; British representatives are Sambucus (elder), Viburnum (guelder-rose and wayfaring tree), Lonicera (honeysuckle) (see fig.); Adoxa (moschatel), a small herb with a creeping stem and small yellowish-green flowers, is occasionally found on damp hedge-banks; Linnaea, a slender creeping evergreen with a thread-like stem and pink bell-shaped flower, a northern plant, occurs in fir-forests and plantations in the north of England and Scotland.
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  • The number of fruit-bearing trees, shrubs and plants that have been introduced and are successfully cultivated or grow wild is much greater; among them are the mango, orange, banana, pineapple, coconut, palm, grape, fig, strawberry, litchi (Nephelium litchi) - the favourite fruit of the Chinese - avocado or alligator pear (Persea gratissi ma), Sapodilla pear (Achras sapota), loquat or mespilus plum (Eriobotrya japonica), Cape gooseberry (Physalis peruviana), tamarind (Tamarindus indica), papaw (Carica papaya), resembling in appearance the cantaloupe, granadilla (Passiflora quadrangularis) and guava (Psidium guajava).
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  • For some cuttings, pots filled with light soil, with the protection of the propagating-house and of bell-glasses, are requisite; but for many of our hardy deciduous trees and shrubs no such precautions are necessary, and the insertion of a short shoot about half its length into moist and gritty ground at the proper season suffices to ensure its growth.
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  • Between these two extremes is every conceivable gradation, embracing aquatic and terrestrial herbs, creeping, erect or climbing in habit, shrubs and trees, and representing a much greater variety than is to be found in the other subdivision of seed-plants, the Gymnosperms.
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  • On the Karroo the bush consists of dwarf mimosas, wax-heaths and other shrubs, which after the spring rains are gorgeous in blossom (see Karroo).
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  • Other features include giant rockeries, herbaceous borders, rose garden, the maze and extensive walks among rare shrubs and forest trees.
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  • It comprises some 650 species of small trees and shrubs in 30 genera which are found principally in tropical and warm temperate regions.
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  • Encourage birds by planting trees and shrubs with berries like hawthorn, rowan and cherry.
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  • Ashtrees Nurseries Ashtrees is a Leeds based nursery producing CELL GROWN trees and shrubs for hedging, woodlands and conservation.
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  • A large shrubbery on the south side will be planted with a mixture of flowering shrubs and trees for interest throughout the seasons.
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  • Berberis, dwarf gorse and other spiny shrubs are useful to deter access.
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  • In 1995, the Council cut down shrubs and strung lights in the trees to minimize the spaces in which sex participants could hide.
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  • Division Teasing, pulling or cutting apart clumps of herbaceous perennials and suckering shrubs in order to produce more plants.
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  • The front garden has lawn, shrubs plus tarmacadam drive for 3 cars.
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  • Plant thorny shrubs to deter unwanted visitors from climbing over your fences.
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  • Vegetation diversity was estimated from a transect recording the percentage bare ground, grass and other (herbs and shrubs).
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  • And the Yosemite forest is a living forest with seedlings everywhere and a rich understory of shrubs and flowers.
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  • The plant community on the west side of the Manzano Mountains is a mixture of trees, shrubs, and understory plants.
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  • Keep hedges, trees and shrubs in your front garden below windowsill height to stop the burglar having a screen to work behind.
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  • The hollow tubes of xylem tissue are usually strengthened with lignin, the woody material we are familiar with in trees and shrubs.
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  • If you can't spend too much, you might be better off hiring a high school kid from your neighborhood to cut your lawn, while employing the gardening service for jobs like trimming your shrubs and taking care of your plants and flowers.
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  • For instance, if there are certain chemicals you don't want used in treating your lawn or shrubs, let it be known.
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  • Tulips don't like moist summers, which many bulbs get when they are part of a flower bed with shrubs, trees or other flowers that are watered regularly.
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  • You can plant cat-repelling herbs around the perimeter of your garden or interspersed with your other flowers or shrubs.
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  • Humanure is better suited as mulch for trees and shrubs.
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  • To speed up the process, use a leaf blower, which is especially effective on difficult-to-rake areas such as sidewalks, driveways and shrubs.
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  • Herbal medicinal plants grow everywhere in the world, and range from wild plants to trees, shrubs and more.
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  • A perennial favorite among berry foragers, blackberries appear in early summer as red berries on shrubs with thick canes and thorns.
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  • The shrubs often form clumps of thickets and can grow up to seven feet tall.
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  • In the late summer, these low-growing shrubs produce juicy blueberries ripe for the picking.
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  • The berries grow on the sumac shrubs and are harvested in the fall.
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  • Juniper shrubs, for example, often cause a burning, itchy skin rash.
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  • Winter Protection for Trees and Shrubs -- Depending on where you live, you'll probably want to add some extra protection to first season and tender plants and shrubs.
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  • To do this, ticks will crawl up trees, shrubs, plants, tall grasses, fences, etc. and wait for animals and humans to come in contact and then drop off and attach themselves onto their unsuspecting victims.
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  • Keep trees, shrubs, and grass neatly trimmed, especially close to walkways, and kennel areas.
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  • Is there a way to raise a happy puppy without allowing urine to kill grass and shrubs?
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  • Dog urine can have an effect on shrubs and lawns, especially female urine.
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  • Actinidia - Climbing summer-leafing shrubs of the Camellia order from Japan and China, thriving in warm soil.
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  • According to Mr Bean in Trees and Shrubs, p. 165, it is a native of Spain, and only hardy in the milder parts of Great Britain, needing at Kew wall protection, but in the gardens at Grayswood Hill, near Haslemere, thriving splendidly.
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  • Mr Bean has seen shrubs there in May and early June 6 to 8 feet high, with golden blossom from end to end of their branches, and making most gorgeous pictures.
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  • It is hardy, of easy culture, and fitted for association with flowering shrubs of a medium size, but is of no high garden value in view of the many handsome hardy shrubs we possess.
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  • Aralias are deciduous slow growing plants.Genus has a wide varieties of trees and shrubs.
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  • Banksia - Handsome Australian plants, shrubs, and trees, at one time much grown under glass, some of them brilliant in flower.
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  • Woody spots near a fernery or a rock garden suit it; it grows readily among shrubs, and in the mixed border.
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  • Hardy shrubs of the Pea, order, thriving in ordinary garden soil, but requiring a sheltered situation in bleak localities.
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  • This beautiful though common plant may be used for the open border, for festooning branches, for covering arbours, trellises, and the like, or for rambling over shrubs, growing freely in any good ordinary garden soil.
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  • Bladder Senna (Colutea) - These cannot be called choice flowering shrubs, but they are very useful for poor hungry soils, particularly for dry sunny banks, where few other plants can exist; they are excellent, too, in smoky districts.
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  • Like the Gorse and a few other shrubs of the Pea family, they delight in a dry, sandy soil, and when in flower, which is during several weeks in late summer and in autumn, they are pretty, their foliage being light and elegant.
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  • Blue-bell Creeper (Sollya) - Beautiful evergreen climbing shrubs from Australia, mostly grown under glass but hardy in the open air in the warmest parts of the south-west of England, Wales, and Ireland.
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  • Box Thorn (Lycium) - Rambling shrubs, the best known being L. chinense, a common climber on cottage walls.
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  • Its value for our islands is known, and a subject of such ornament and distinction merits the best positions among the choice trees and shrubs.
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  • Commonly called raspberries, brambles plants are deciduous or semi-evergreen, trailing and often prickly shrubs which form a complex group known as Rubus fruticosus.
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  • They are among the best shrubs for the wild garden, where in a short time they spread into large masses if in good soil and partial shade.
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  • In fine peat it grows well, and is best on the rock garden or among dwarf alpine shrubs.
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  • Sometimes it rises from 15 to 20 feet high, but some of its varieties are only low-spreading or trailing shrubs.
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  • They are all low trees or large shrubs, coming into leaf early and losing their foliage in early autumn, especially in light or dry soils.
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  • Bush Honeysuckle (Weigela) - Graceful and hardy flowering shrubs, summer-leafing, with showy clusters of bloom ranging from pure white to dark crimson.
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  • America. It succeeds in half-shady spots on the margin of the rock garden or bog, or in a select spot among choice shrubs in light, moist vegetable soil, covered with Cocoa fibre to keep the surface open.
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  • It has never been artificially protected, though sheltered by adjacent shrubs, and it has been planted quite 12 or 14 years.
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  • It is excellent for the rock garden, the mixed border, and is well suited for the margins of beds of shrubs.
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  • Where a very dwarf evergreen edging is required for a shrubbery, or for beds of shrubs, it is one of the best plants known, as on any soil it quickly forms spreading masses almost as low as the lawn-grass.
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  • It is of easy culture, hardy in light soils, and valuable for bold groups in the mixed border, in the flower garden, or between choice shrubs and among hardy Fuchsias.
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  • It would group well with the dwarfer shrubs, and in cool districts and on cool soils it will grow against warm walls.
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  • A gentle hollow, or among shrubs on the sides of some sheltered glade, is the best place.
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  • Chinese Jasmine (Trachelospermum) - Climbing shrubs with evergreen leaves and fragrant white flowers, hardy upon warm walls in favoured places.
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  • These shrubs are neatly attractive, of rather slow growth, and the flowers useful for cutting.
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  • A moist and sheltered situation, where they will obtain partial shade, such as the margins of shrubberies, is best, but care should be taken to keep the roots of shrubs from exhausting the border.
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  • I have so far failed with it, though I have seen it among wild shrubs in New Jersey.
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  • It thrives in a warm or peaty soil, and is best seen trailing over shrubs.
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  • Colletia - Curious shrubs of the Buckthorn order from Chili, some species of which are hardy enough for the open air in all but the coldest parts of the country, in free sandy soils.
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  • It will soon run wild in almost any soil, among shrubs or hedgerows.
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  • In order to dispense with support, it should be planted in a sheltered place, as among tall shrubs.
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  • Coprosma - Dwarf evergreen shrubs from New Zealand, best seen in shore and southern gardens, and most at home on a bold rock garden.
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  • The peculiarity of these shrubs is in the formation of their berry-like fruits.
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  • Corokia - Two pretty evergreen shrubs from New Zealand, allied to the Dogwoods, and hardy only in the warmer parts of Britain.
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  • Coronilla - Flowering shrubs of the Pea family.
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  • As these are early spring-flowering shrubs, they should be planted in spots sheltered from cold winds.
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  • Crowberry (Empetrum) - E. nigrum is a small evergreen Heath-like bush, of the easiest culture, which may be associated with the dwarfer rock shrubs.
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  • Narcissi vary so much in form, size, color, and in time of flowering, that a most attractive spring garden could be made with them alone; provided one had suitable soil, and a background of fresh turf, shrubs, and trees.
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  • If cut flowers are desired, then bold groups on borders, in beds, or on grass sheltered by hedges or shrubs are desirable.
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  • Decaisnea - Curious ailantuslike shrubs, natives of mountain woods, China, and India; as yet little known in England, but deserving of a place as soon as they can be obtained, among rare and beautiful shrubs.
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  • They include trees, shrubs, and low-growing species that are often planted as groundcovers.
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  • Shrubs are grown primarily for the bright winter color of their stems.
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  • America; these graceful shrubs are worth a place in the range of southern country, while they thrive in free soil and sheltered lawns, but are often cut down in severe winters.
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  • In such a home they are seen to advantage in bold groups with some of the finest hardy plants, with a background of shrubs.
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  • The modern, late-flowering hybrids are not averse to thin partial shade, and in such last well, while the earliest sorts are capable of fine effect amid their plantings of Rhododendrons or other shrubs.
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  • Escallonia - The Escallonias in cultivation are often beautiful shrubs, unfortunately sometimes perishing in hard winters save in favoured districts.
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  • Euscaphis - Summer-leafing shrubs from the Far East, allied to Staphylea.
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  • It might well be tried on walls or warm, sheltered banks by those who are in search of rare and out-of-the-way shrubs for warm walls.
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  • The more vigorous kinds are suited for planting among large shrubs, which ought to be wider apart than they generally are in shrubberies; and may be employed in groups near water, and also on mixed borders and beds.
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  • It does well among shrubs or in borders of the best perennials, and groups of it so placed are very handsome.
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  • Furze (Ulex) - The native Furze is so beautiful and is so well suited for clothing dry banks and the like that it should be included among flowering shrubs.
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  • It grows 6 or 8 feet high in warm sandy soils, and, like the true Tamarisk, is a good shrub for dry banks where few shrubs would flourish.
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  • Golden Bell (Forsythia) - Beautiful spring-flowering shrubs, especially F. suspensa, whose long, slender, wand-like shoots are studded for a considerable distance with bright golden blossoms.
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  • Best suited for bold rock gardening, or a place among dwarf shrubs.
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  • Grevillea - Australian shrubs, generally grown in the greenhouse, but a few are quite hardy enough for wall culture; and G. sulphurea, the hardiest in cultivation, lives against walls about London.
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  • Griselinia - There are certain exposed spots in our shore gardens where even the toughest of shrubs are apt to fail, and in this little group we have the best of all plants for such a position, thriving in any soil, and sea-wind proof.
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  • In such soils, it is suited for the margins of beds of choice and dwarf shrubs.
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  • It climbs over bushes to a height of 4 to 8 feet, and may be planted to cover a trellis or to roam among the shrubs at the back of a sunny rock garden, several tubers being planted together to secure the best effect.
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  • They are handsome shrubs for damp ground.
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  • These give place to scarlet berries, hanging for many weeks, and making this one of the most handsome of hardy shrubs.
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  • Gum Tree (Eucalyptus) - Large and handsome Australian trees and shrubs, of which, in the south of England and Ireland, a few of the species live in the open air.
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  • The Hardy Sarcococcas (Sarcococca) - Are neat and pleasing evergreen shrubs possessed of but a modest flower beauty, though of more than ordinary value, because of their suitability to shaded positions and their rich green lustrous foliage.
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  • Bulbocodium, usually die out on deep richly manured borders, but frequently live on poor stony or sandy soils, on dry grassy banks, or amongst the roots on the sunny sides of hedges, shrubs, stone walls, and trees.
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  • Hymenanthera - A small group of shrubs and low trees from New Zealand, only one of which, H. crassifolia, has been introduced.
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  • The plant seldom exceeds 3 or 4 feet in height, though the branches trail widely, and it is hardier than many New Zealand shrubs, growing in exposed places and without protection in the north of England.
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  • Indigofera - Elegant shrubs of medium or dwarf stature, so far as known with us, natives of China and Japan.
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  • A word should be said for Tree Ivies, which make fine bushes in the garden, and may be associated with other shrubs in beds.
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  • It is a low, spreading bush, somewhat open and straggling, and should not be crowded with other shrubs.
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  • Some of the other species, such as R. indica and R. salicifolia, both from China, are not hardy enough for the open ground, but make good wall shrubs.
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  • This has helped to give the group a bad name, but for shore gardens of light soil there are few better shrubs.
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  • The plant is too coarse for border culture, but adapted for growing among shrubs or for naturalising.
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  • Labrador Tea (Ledum) - Dwarf hardy shrubs, of which the best of the few species grown in gardens is L. latifolium, which represents the genus well.
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  • They are splendid objects in various positions, and may be used in various ways-in the mixed border, in masses or groups in one or several colors, or associated with other flowering plants or with shrubs.
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  • Being scarce it has not yet been much tried, but like other Chilian shrubs, it is probably hardy in the milder parts of Britain.
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  • America, hardy, thriving in light soil, preferring peat, and are suitable for the margins of groups of American shrubs and for low parts of rock gardens.
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  • It is one of the choicest of evergreen hardy shrubs, and thrives with Rhododendrons and Azaleas in peat soil.
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  • No better place can be chosen than a snug nook sheltered from the north and east by shrubs, but at the same time open to the sun.
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  • Lomatia - Evergreen shrubs of slow growth, with finely-cut fern-like leaves so tough in texture that they outlast almost any other foliage.
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  • L. elegantissima, of New Zealand, has also proved fairly hardy, and with other kinds, such as L. filicifolia and L. propinqua, might be given a trial with the choicer evergreen shrubs in the sheltered shore gardens of Devon and Cornwall.
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  • The rather difficult increase of these shrubs has probably been against them.
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  • They are not important, but would add interest to a collection of peat-loving shrubs.
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  • It is fit for the hardy fernery, shady peat borders, near cascades, or among shrubs, and grows in any moist soil.
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  • Its natural home is under trees, and it would be well to plant some of it in the shade of Pines or shrubs.
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  • It is a charming plant, thriving best in sandy or peaty soil under shrubs, growing only a few inches high.
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  • Menziesia - Dwarf shrubs resembling Heaths, and, like them, admirably suited for large rock gardens or wherever there is a moist peat soil.
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  • Its stately form and tall stature are effective in the mixed border or in a nook in a bed of evergreen shrubs.
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  • K. glauca and K. hirsuta are also pretty shrubs, K. glauca flowering in early summer, and K. hirsuta in August.
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  • Mountain Sweet (Ceanothus) - Beautiful shrubs of the Buckthorn family, some hardy enough on light soils in sunny places to endure our climate, even as bush plants, though the majority form good wall plants.
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  • It is one of our prettiest wall shrubs, flowering abundantly in dry, sunny situations, the flowers bright blue, from June to September.
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  • Sophora Vicifolia - A native of China, it has been grown in this country for the last twelve or fifteen years, and has already proved one of the best hardy summer-flowering shrubs.
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  • J. Bean (Trees and Shrubs) has seen the shrub at Kew, but nowhere else.
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  • Pachystima - A group of low evergreen shrubs, like the Euonymus, the two best known being from the mountains of N.W. America.
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  • It should always be in a sheltered position, like the sunny side of a bold group of shrubs or low trees.
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  • Bare borders are not the places where this noble Lily does or looks best-there is no shelter or support for plants which in their own country have many shrubs for companions and are sheltered by the finest trees of the northern world.
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  • Partridge Berry (Gaultheria) - Dwarf evergreen shrubs, G. procumbens having berries which give it a charm in winter, when it is one of the brightest plants in the rock garden.
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  • Pearl Berry (Margyricarpus) - Small wiry shrubs, natives of the mountains and cool parts of South America, the flowers not showy, but the berries pretty.
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  • Exochorda Grandiflora - One of the loveliest of hardy shrubs allied to the Spiraeas, but with larger flowers, forming, when full grown, a rounded bush of about 10 feet high.
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  • This is one of the best of seaside shrubs, making dense masses 20 or more feet in height and width.
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  • Plagianthus - Handsome flowering shrubs of the Mallow order, most of which belong to Australia, and are tender, but three kinds come from the mountains of New Zealand, and succeed against walls in the milder parts of Britain.
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  • All spring things have gone by, and the wealth of flowering shrubs and trees has become exhausted when this very beautiful object makes full compensation for any loss that has been sustained."
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  • Given any diversity of surface it will be easy to select a spot well open to the sun and yet sheltered by shrubs.
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  • R. anthopogon, flowers sulphur-yellow; R. glaucum, flowers dull rose-purple; and R. pendulum, flowers white, are small-leaved dwarf shrubs, chiefly of botanical interest.
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  • Though hardy enough to be grown as a bush in the milder parts of England, it is usually seen against a wall, and there are few more elegant wall shrubs.
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  • The Flowering Currants are really an important group of shrubs and deserve the best attention, and instead of being crammed in the usual shrubbery-mixture, should be grouped by themselves.
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  • A good plant is strong enough to cover a high fence or wall, but it likes best to scramble about freely among other shrubs which give it support and shelter.
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  • The small white flowers are borne in dense clusters in early summer, the unopened buds being of a delicate pink hue, and it is suited for grouping with diminutive shrubs, such as the Partridge Berry, Daphne Cneorum, the small Andromedas.
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  • Schinus - Evergreen shrubs allied to the Sumacs.
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  • Schizandra - A small group of summer-leafing climbing shrubs allied to Magnolia, and mostly from the Far East, but with one kind from North America.
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  • Though mostly grown against a trellis or sunny wall, in sheltered places it is quite at home roaming among shrubs and low trees, as in its own land.
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  • Shepherdia - A small group of American shrubs, grown for their bright silvery foliage, the flowers being inconspicuous, though one kind bears an excellent fruit.
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  • If we could get these shrubs on their own roots, the best place for them would be the bold rock garden or dry banks.
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  • Simplocus - A group of shrubs or low trees allied to Styrax, only one of which is of any importance in our gardens.
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  • L. scariosa, squarrosa, cylindracea, elegans, and pumila much resemble the foregoing, and, like them, succeed in any rich light soil, and are best here and there in among peat-loving shrubs or in good borders.
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  • In its own country it varies very much in size, some forms being mere shrubs, whilst others make trees 40 feet and even more in height.
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  • The tree is as yet far from common, and the best way at first is to group it with the American shrubs in peaty and free soils.
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  • South Sea Myrtle (Leptospermum) - One of the few Australian shrubs which thrive in England, often attaining much beauty in sea-shore gardens, not only in the south but in the west.
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  • Healthy well-rooted plants are not difficult to establish among dwarf shrubs in some half-shady part of the rock garden, in peat soil.
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  • Even where not introduced into the flower garden, they should always be grown for cutting; and they are excellent for forming bold groups to cover the bare ground among newly-planted shrubs.
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  • Stephanandra - Graceful shrubs allied to the Spiraeas.
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  • They like a good loamy soil, well drained, but still moist, and are some of the most easily propagated of shrubs.
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  • Strawberry Tree (Arbutus) - Evergreen shrubs of much beauty, both of flower and form of leaf or bush, coming from warmer countries thrive best on our sea-shore or warmer districts.
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  • These shrubs succeed best in a deep light loam, and will thrive on chalky soils much better than many other evergreen shrubs.
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  • Sumach (Rhus) - Low trees, shrubs, or climbers, with an acrid juice, usually hardy, and remarkable for their elegant and picturesque growth, and often brilliantly colored leaves in autumn.
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  • When unfolding they remind one of a finely-cut umbelliferous plant in spring; when fully grown the midribs are red; and in autumn the leaves glow off into a bright color after the fashion of American shrubs.
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  • Sweet Gale (Myrica) - The Myricas, though not showy flowering shrubs, are desirable on account of their scented foliage.
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  • America. In gardens its place is among small shrubs and on the margins of peat beds.
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  • Both are valuable shrubs for moist peaty places.
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