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Camargue

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Onoclea sensibilis

Genus that counts some species of ferns, widespread in all the temperate zones of the northern hemisphere. The most commonly used as a garden plant is the Onoclea sensibilis, native to North America; these ferns produce large tufts of fronds, which develop directly from the fleshy rhizome; the fronds are light green, deeply pinnate, and sometimes even serrated; the young fronds are often covered with a thin whitish or pinkish hair.
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Fior di stecco, Mezereo - Daphne mezereum

The Fior di stecco, Mezereo or Daphne mezereum is a small semi-evergreen shrub native to Asia and central and southern Europe. It consists of compact tufts of thin dark brown branches, which usually tend to be hanging down; the leaves are small, lanceolate, bright green.
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Hebe

General characteristics of the Veronica Hebe Genus which includes numerous very vigorous evergreen shrubs originating in New Zealand and Australia. It looks like a thick roundish bush that can even reach two meters in height; the leaves are oval, greyish-green, in many variegated species of yellow or white; depending on the size of the leaves, the plants can be divided into two main categories, the species with large foliage (7-10 cm) and those with small leaves (2-4 cm).
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Lotus berthelotii

Lotus berthelotii is a perennial herbaceous plant native to the Canary Islands, evergreen seeds; it has a climbing or prostrate habit, it reaches 25-30 cm in height, but it tends to widen very quickly, forming a large bush; the stems of this plant are thin, they carry long linear leaves, of green-silver or bluish color, they are verticillate or re-united in small fascetti.
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False pepper - Skimmia japonica

Skimmia The skimmia japonica or false pepper is a small or medium-sized shrub, originating in Japan; it has dark green, bright, slightly leathery, evergreen, oval or lanceolate foliage. The flowers of this variety are white, or cream, with reddish buds, they bloom towards the end of winter, at the apex of the stems, but generally the buds appear on the plant already in autumn.
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Caryopteris clandonensis

Caryopteris clandonensis is a small deciduous shrub native to central Asia. It has an erect habit, generally roundish, and reaches a height of one meter; the leaves are small, oval or lanceolate, gray-green, slightly pubescent on the underside, they give off a delicate aroma if rubbed with your hands.
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Lantana

On this page we will talk about: other articles: The genus Lantana counts some species of perennial plants and shrubs, belonging to the verbenaceae family; they are native to America and Africa, but in Europe only two species are cultivated, of South American origin, and their various hybrids, produced over the years.
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Osmanthus - Osmanthus

Characteristics of osmanthus The Osmanthus is a plant native to Asia, belonging to a genus that includes 15 species of shrubs of evergreen species. Osmanthus is a shrub or small tree originating from East Asia and in particular from China: here it is known, appreciated and used, for its aromatic and medicinal virtues, for at least 2000 years.
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Viburnum - Viburnum

The viburnum genus includes about two hundred species of shrubs of various sizes, deciduous or evergreen, originating in Asia and Europe; very common in the gardens due to the ease of cultivation, they generally have a rounded or erect shape and reach 3-4 meters in height over a few years.
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New Zealand flax - Phormium tenax

Phormium tenax or New Zealand flax is an evergreen shrub native to New Zealand. It constitutes large clumps of long ribbon-like leaves, even 120-150 cm long, which over time exceed two meters in height. The leaves are bright green, but there are hybrids with variegated leaves, tricolor or purple; in summer they produce panicle inflorescences formed by white or pinkish tubular flowers, at the apex of stems even 3-4 meters high.
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Pernezia of Chile - Pernettya mucronata

Pernettya genus includes about 170 species of deciduous or evergreen shrubs, originating in Central and South America; for some years the genus gaultheria has been added to the pernettya genus, therefore Pernettya mucronata is a synonym of Gaultheria mucronata. It is an evergreen shrub, of small size, which generally remains below 50-80 cm in height; there are dwarf varieties, with a height less than 30 cm; it has a ground cover development, and a roundish shape, with very dense branches.
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Holly - Ilex aquifolium

Holly The holly belongs to the Aquifoliaceae family which includes more than 400 species, evergreen and deciduous, whose almost all is represented by the genus Ilex aquifolium. Trees and shrubs generally have alternate leaves, with small flowers, white or pink, on separate plants.
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Magnolia

Magnolias in the garden Magnolias are a genus of very showy trees and shrubs; there are about eighty magnolia species in the world, and many are hybrids and cultivars. We can distinguish a group consisting of tall evergreen trees, with leathery leaves and summer flowering, whose specimens originate from the North American continent; another group, on the other hand, is that of Asian magnolias, even large shrubs with deciduous and late-winter or spring blossoms.
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Corokia

The genus Corokia has four species of evergreen shrubs, originating in New Zealand. Usually, they are medium in size and do not exceed 2-3 meters in height; they are used as single specimens or in hedges, since they do not fear even drastic pruning. The foliage is small, glossy and coriaceous, usually bright green, gray or white on the underside, oval or lanceolate; during the autumn months many species and cultivars take on an orange or bronze color.
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California lilac - Ceanothus

This genus includes 45-50 species of deciduous or evergreen shrubs originating in North America, especially California. The most cultivated species in the gardens is evergreen, slow growing, with small dark green leaves on the upper side, greyish-green on the lower side and slightly pubescent.
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Female fern - Athyrium filix - femina - Athyrium filix-femina

The term Athyrium filix - femina refers to a group of evergreen or deciduous ferns, originating in Europe, Asia and North America; most of them bear the winter cold, but they can also be cultivated in pots at home. It produces a large tuft of fronds, from 40 to 90 cm high, each of them is a single composed leaf, without branches.
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Lavender - Lavandula angustifolia

On this page we will talk about: other articles: Herbaceous plant, perennial, evergreen, native to the Mediterranean basin. It has silvery leaves, very fragrant, narrow and elongated; in summer it produces many flowers, small and fragrant, grouped in spikes. Most varieties are resistant to cold and are used in the garden, as hedges or to form large bushes.
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Phytolacca - Phytolacca dioica

Genus that includes some species of perennial herbaceous plants, originating from the American continent, Africa and Asia. They have erect stems, slightly arched, of bright purple color, which constitute large bushes, very branched, which reach 3-3.5 meters in height; throughout the summer, until the beginning of autumn, they produce numerous white, star-shaped flowers, gathered in long panicles.
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Night jasmine - Cestrum nocturnum

Genus that includes some species of small evergreen shrubs, sometimes cultivated as lively plants or as annuals, originating in Central America. The cestrum nocturnum have long erect stems, slightly falling at the apex, which form large clumps, which tend to widen, given that the plant produces new stems during the whole vegetative period; the stems are 50-100 cm long and carry numerous oval leaflets, bright green, shiny, pointed, alternate; they tend to be slightly climbing.
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Leycesteria formosa

The Leycesteria formosa is a deciduous shrub, native to central Asia. It has a disordered development and the thin stems, of a bright green color, are not very branched, and tend to grow mainly upwards, rapidly reaching 100-150 cm in height. The large ovate leaves are bright green, but there are cultivars with yellow or orange buds.
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