E Glossary of Terms

Earwig—Long, thin, beetlelike insect that stinks when you step on it and feeds on flowers, other insects, and decaying organic matter.

Espalier—Shrubs or trees trimmed and trained to grow flat against a wall, fence, trellis, wire, etc., in a pattern or mass.

Evergreen—Foliage stays green all year and never loses all the leaves at one time.

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