Japanese privet

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Japanese privet evergreen shrub of Japan and Korea having small dark leaves and flowers in loose panicles; related to but smaller than Chinese privet
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Usage

In literature:

Nothing divided us from the street except a row of Japanese privet-bushes in hooped tubs.
"Sketches and Studies in Italy and Greece" by John Addington Symonds
Nothing divided us from the street except a row of Japanese privet-bushes in hooped tubs.
"Sketches and Studies in Italy and Greece, Complete" by John Symonds
Nothing divided us from the street except a row of Japanese privet-bushes in hooped tubs.
"New Italian sketches" by John Addington Symonds
Among these are Japanese Privet, Pittosporum, Raphiolepis, Hydrangeas and the like.
"Garden and Forest Weekly, Volume 1 No. 1, February 29, 1888" by Various
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