Lyonia lucida
fetterbush fet"ter*bush` n. 1. An ornamental evergreen shrub ({Pieris floribunda}) of the Southeastern U. S. having small white bell-shaped flowers.

Syn: mountain fetterbush, mountain andromeda, {Pieris floribunda}. [WordNet 1.5]

2. A showy evergreen shrub ({Lyonia lucida}) of the Southeastern U. S. with shiny leaves and angled branches and umbel-like clusters of pink to reddish flowers.

Syn: fetter bush, shiny lyonia, {Lyonia lucida}. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Lyonia lucida — fetterbush fet ter*bush n. 1. An ornamental evergreen shrub ({Pieris floribunda}) of the Southeastern U. S. having small white bell shaped flowers. Syn: mountain fetterbush, mountain andromeda, {Pieris floribunda}. [WordNet 1.5] 2. A showy… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lyonia lucida — blizgioji lionija statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Erikinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Lyonia lucida), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Lyonia lucida angl. fetterbush; shiny lyonia šaltinis Valstybinės lietuvių kalbos… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Lyonia lucida — ID 50818 Symbol Key LYLU3 Common Name fetterbush lyonia Family Ericaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, FL, GA, LA, MS, NC, SC, VA Growth Habit Shrub …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Lyonia lucida — noun showy evergreen shrub of southeastern United States with shiny leaves and angled branches and clusters of pink to reddish flowers that resemble an umbel • Syn: ↑fetterbush, ↑fetter bush, ↑shiny lyonia • Hypernyms: ↑shrub, ↑bush • Member… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lyonia lucida (Lam.) K. Koch — Symbol LYLU3 Common Name fetterbush lyonia Botanical Family Ericaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Lyonia lucida (Lam.) K. Koch — Symbol LYLU3 Common Name fetterbush lyonia Botanical Family Ericaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Lyonia — noun evergreen or deciduous shrubs or small trees of United States to Antilles and eastern Asia to the Himalaya • Syn: ↑genus Lyonia • Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Ericaceae, ↑family Ericaceae, ↑heath family …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lyonia — ▪ plant genus       genus of about 35 species of shrubs, of the heath family (Ericaceae), notable for its attractive white or pinkish flowers and dense foliage. All occur in North America, the Caribbean, and Asia. The leaves are alternate, have… …   Universalium

  • shiny lyonia — blizgioji lionija statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Erikinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Lyonia lucida), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Lyonia lucida angl. fetterbush; shiny lyonia šaltinis Valstybinės lietuvių kalbos… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • genus Lyonia — noun evergreen or deciduous shrubs or small trees of United States to Antilles and eastern Asia to the Himalaya • Syn: ↑Lyonia • Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Ericaceae, ↑family Ericaceae, ↑heath family …   Useful english dictionary

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