from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A rosaceous genus of northern China, closely related to Spirœa.
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The best single part of the planting is the reed (_Arundo Donax_) overtopping the exochorda.
The projecting planting on the left comprises about ten plants, of which 4 is exochorda, 6 is arundo or reed, at the back of which is a large clump of sacaline, and 7 is a variegated-leaved elder.
It contains an exochorda, a reed, variegated elder, sacaline, variegated dogwood, tansy, and a young tree of wild crab.
An exochorda is the large bush in the very foreground, and the porch foundation is screened and a border is thereby given to the lawn.