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shrub 'liguster'?

Posted by westgate 8b Brit.Col. (My Page) on
Tue, Jan 27, 09 at 17:31

Just reading a book (Frayn's "Spies") where he talks about a shrub called "liguster" which I have been unable to track down. Does anyone recognize it?


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RE: shrub 'liguster'?

I think this is a privet. The German word for privet is liguster.

Here is a link that might be useful: European privet


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RE: shrub 'liguster'?

  • Posted by botann z8 SEof Seattle (My Page) on
    Wed, Jan 28, 09 at 2:24

Also Ligustrum is the Latin word for privet.


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