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Amur privet

Definition of the noun amur privet

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  1. eastern Asian shrub cultivated especially for its persistent foliage
    • lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
    • scientific name: Ligustrum amurense
    • more generic word: privet = any of various Old World shrubs having smooth entire leaves and terminal panicles of small white flowers followed by small black berries

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Google previewWyman's Gardening Encyclopedia (1986)

by Donald Wyman

The Amur Privet has been used in the colder areas, with good results, although L. obtusifolium is about as hardy. One nurseryman has noted blight on 50,000 plants of L. vulgare and the entire lot was practically a complete loss. In the South ...

Google previewDirr's Encyclopedia of Trees and Shrubs (2016)

by Michael A. Dirr

Amur privet In the Midwest and Northeast, this species was as common as grass. Entire city blocks where every house had a hedge in front and in back and shared one on either side with the Leycesteria formosa Leycesteria crocothyrsos, ...

Google previewRodale's Ultimate Encyclopedia of Organic Gardening (2009)

The Indispensible Green Resource for Every Gardener by Fern Marshall Bradley, Barbara Ellis, Ellen Phillips

Species now identified as invasive in at least one state include Ligustrum amurense, Amur privet, an upright deciduous shrub reaching 15 feet tall and L. obtusgfolium, border privet, a 10— to 12—foot shrub. Both are hardy in Zones 4 —7.

Google previewThe Timber Press Dictionary of Plant Names (2009)

by Walter Erhardt, Allen J. Coombes

E:Privet; F:Troène; G:Liguster, Rainweide - amurense Carrière • E:Amur Privet; G: Amur-Liguster • 1г s Z5 VI- VII; N-China, nat. in USA: SE - ciliatum Siebold ex Blume = Ligustrum ibota - compactum Hook. f. & Thomson ex Brandis □ 1г Ъ s Z8 ...

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Amur privet

Amur Privet shrub

A type of shrub that grows wild and all along the roads here in Mississippi.

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Small photo of MOSCOW, RUSSIA - NOVEMBER 10, 2017: Bonsai - Amur privet (Ligustrum obtusifolium). Age - about 30 years. Exhibition of Bonsai in Aptekarsky Ogorod (a branch of the Botanical Garden of MSU). More...

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