variegated foliage

Hebrew translation: עלווה מגוונת

English term or phrase:variegated foliage
Hebrew translation:עלווה מגוונת

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12:54 Jul 10, 2009
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Science - Botany
Additional field(s): Agriculture
English term or phrase: variegated foliage
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Leaves that are not solid green in color. Most variegated plants have green and white leaves although some will have yellow and green.

Example sentence(s):
  • Highly variegated foliage emerges in early spring with masses of pink-tipped green and white leaves topped with a carpet of sweet purple flowers. Summer Hill Seeds
  • Archangel or Yellow Archangel is perfect as a groundcover planting for partial to full shade. And the variegated foliage looks wonderful with the hooded yellow flowers it bears for a short time in spring.
  • "Tricolor" beech trees (Fagus sylvatica 'Roseomarginata' or Fagus sylvatica 'Purpurea Tricolor') bear an exquisite variegated foliage throughout the growing season.
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עלווה מגוונת
עלווה מגוונת היא עלים של צמח שצבעם כולל מספר גוונים של אותו צבע או של צבעים שונים.
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5 +2עלווה מגוונת


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עלווה מגוונת

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עלווה מגוונת היא עלים של צמח שצבעם כולל מספר גוונים של אותו צבע או של צבעים שונים.

Example sentence(s):
  • חפורית דמויית עבקנה 'פיזי'(ARUNDINACEA PHALARIS FEESEY): דגן המתפשט ע"י שלוחות, בעל עלווה מגוונת בלבן עם גוון של ורוד המודגש מאוד באביב. מגיע לגובה 0.5 - 0.3 מ'. - גן ונוף - פורטל גינון  
  • צמחים לגדר חיה עם עלווה מגוונת שנותנים מראה צבעוני כל השנה. - משתלת עולם הצמחים  
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