February 17, 2010 by marylizparsons
The Garrya is beautiful this time of year.
Posted in Gardening Tips | 4 Comments
Hi Liz! Nice plant, is this in your garden?
Yes, it is Garrya elliptica ‘Evie’ and is about 20 years old. It is a very nice long lived evergreen shrub. Planted in high shade. Thanks for your interest.
Other native plants that have attractive male flowers-called catkins- are alder tree (Alnus rhombifolia) and hazelnut (Corylus cornuta). The male flowers of the willows (Salix sp.) are also very prominent.
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