regel's privet

noun re·gel's privet \ˈrāgəlz-\
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regel privet

Definition of regel's privet

  1. :  a deciduous Asiatic shrub (Ligustrum obtusifolium regehanum) with horizontally spreading branches and pubescent branchlets and leaves that is used as a hedge plant and is notably tolerant of shade and soil

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Origin and Etymology of regel's privet

probably after Edward August von Regel †1892 German botanist in Russia


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