|Family Oleaceae - Olive, Ash, Lilac |
Flowering plants, containing 25 genera and over 500 species.
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|Most species are native to temperate and tropical regions of the Northern Hemisphere. The best known trees of this family are olive and ash, while the most familiar shrubs are privet, lilac, and golden bell (Forsythia), all popular ornamental plants.|
Fuerst Buelow Lilac
Michel Buchner Lilac
General Sheridan Lilac
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