- any ornamental catkin-bearing evergreen shrub of the North American genus Garrya: family Garryaceae
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Beyond the Garrya, in the extreme angle, is a Clematis montana.
At the western end, the only part which is in shade for the greater part of the day, is a Garrya elliptica.
It is well to bear in mind that there are male and female plants of the Garrya, and that the former is the more ornamental.Hardy Ornamental Flowering Trees and Shrubs
A. D. Webster