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Synonyms for Aucuba

hardy evergreen dioecious shrubs and small trees from Japan

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It is undeservedly seen as a bit of a 1970s plant, only yesterday I saw an elderly lady at a garden centre with one in her shopping trolley, she was beaming at her purchase like a mother would a new baby, equally the Aucuba was beaming back at her for taking it home.
Aucuba japonica is a perennial dioecious shrub native to East Asia (China and Japan) which is widely used as ornamental in warm zones of Western Europe and the U SA.
Aucuba, eleagnus and butcher's broom are extremely robust and make solid hedges, and variegated holly can also be used.
Introduce shrubs which offer all-year foliage, such as the spotted Aucuba japonica or a variegated euonymus, and replace beds of annuals with shrubs to reduce the amount of time you need to dig up and change plants.
AUCUBA JAPONICA VARIEGATA Bushy, rounded evergreen with glossy leaves splashed in pretty yellow.
En Centroamerica y Sudamerica, se han registrado ademas, otros virus tales como: el "Potato virus V" (PVV), el "Potato virus T" (PVT), el "Andean potato mottle virus" (APMoV), el "Potato aucuba mosaic virus" (PAMV) y "Andean latent mosaic virus" (APLV) (Brunt et al.
Virus detectados en Costa Rica: sintomatologia, morfologia, transmision e importancia de Potato Virus Y, A, S, V, M, T y X, asi como de Potato Leaf Roll-, Mop-Top, Andean Mottle, Aucuba Mosaic-, Alfalfa Mosaic- y Tobacco Ringspot Virus, y de Potato Spindle Tuber Viroid.
SELECTED CULTIVARS: Aucuba japonica 'Variegata'--Featured on next page.
PLANT OF THE WEEK - Aucuba japonica (spotted laurel)
Scientists showed that diseases such as Aucuba mosaic, calico mosaic, latent virus, leaf rolling mosaic, mild mosaic, rugose mosaic, and severe mosaic are viral in nature.
The strategy is based on expression of full-length or modified vital replicase genes and has been used in cowpea mosaic virus (23), potato aucuba mosaic virus (11), cucumber mosaic virus (1), pepper mild mottle virus (28), and PVY (2).
Evergreens such as aucuba, holly, and ligustrum can be cut back hard if they are outgrowing their allotted space.
0 0 Eremosynaceae Eremosyne 0 0 0 2 Ericaceae Erica Ericales 0 0 0 1 Escalloniaceae Escallonia 0 D 0 0 Eucommiaceae Eucommia Garryales 1 0 0 -- Fouqueriaceae Fouqueria Ericales 0 1 0 0 Garryaceae Aucuba Garryales 1 ?
So plant specimens which the birds will leave alone, such as skimmia, aucuba and guelder rose (viburnum opulus), which tend to be their least favourites.