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Garrya Elliptica For Sale

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Growing colourful shrubs in your garden such as the Silk Tassel Bush delivers a vast range of benefits:

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Garrya Questions

1. What is the common name for Garrya?

The common name for Garrya is silk tassel. This name is derived from the long, hanging clusters of flowers that Garrya plants produce. The flowers are typically yellow, greenish, or pinkish.

Other common names for Garrya include:

The specific common name that is used for Garrya may vary depending on the species and the region where it is growing.

2. Is Garrya elliptica a climber?

Garrya elliptica can be grown as a climber. It is a vigorous shrub that can reach heights of up to 10 metres and has aerial roots that help it to attach itself to walls and other structures. You will have to train the branches to grow up a wall or trellis by tying them in place. You can also use a wire frame to support the plant.

3. How big do Garrya elliptica Evie get?

Garrya Elliptica 'Evie' is a compact variety of the Silk Tassel Bush. It typically grows to 3 m tall and the same wide. It is a popular choice for gardens because of its manageable size and attractive appearance. It has dense, evergreen foliage and produces long, creamy-white catkins in late winter and early spring. The catkins are often tinged with purple, making them even more striking.

4. What is the female Garrya elliptica?

Garrya elliptica have separate male and female plants. The female plants do not produce the showy catkins that are characteristic of the male plants, but they do produce clusters of purple-brown fruits in summer.

5. What is Garrya herb used for?

Garrya herb (Garrya elliptica) is a traditional medicinal plant that has been used for a variety of purposes, including:

Garrya herb is typically used internally as a tea or infusion. It can also be used externally as a poultice or compress.

6. What is the range of Garrya Elliptica?

Garrya elliptica, commonly known as coast silktassel, silk tassel bush, or wavyleaf silktassel, is an evergreen shrub native to the coastal ranges of California and southern Oregon. Its range extends from Coos County, Oregon, south to Los Angeles County, California.

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