Daphne Laureola

Daphne Laureola
Spurge Spurge, n. [OF. espurge, F. ['e]purge, from OF. espurgier to purge, L. expurgare. See {Expurgate}, {Purge}.] (Bot.) Any plant of the genus Euphorbia. See {Euphorbia}. [1913 Webster]

{Spurge flax}, an evergreen shrub ({Daphne Gnidium}) with crowded narrow leaves. It is a native of Southern Europe.

{Spurge laurel}, a European shrub ({Daphne Laureola}) with oblong evergreen leaves.

{Spurge nettle}. See under {Nettle}.

{Spurge olive}, an evergreen shrub ({Daphne oleoides}) found in the Mediterranean region. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Daphne Laureola — Laurel Lau rel, n. [OE. lorel, laurer, lorer, OF. lorier, laurier, F. laurier, (assumed) LL. Laurarius, fr. L. laurus.] 1. (Bot.) An evergreen shrub, of the genus {Laurus} ({Laurus nobilis}), having aromatic leaves of a lanceolate shape, with… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Daphne Laureola — Wood Wood, n. [OE. wode, wude, AS. wudu, wiodu; akin to OHG. witu, Icel. vi?r, Dan. & Sw. ved wood, and probably to Ir. & Gael. fiodh, W. gwydd trees, shrubs.] [1913 Webster] 1. A large and thick collection of trees; a forest or grove; frequently …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Daphne laureola — ID 25453 Symbol Key DALA11 Common Name spurgelaurel Family Thymelaeaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution OR, WA Growth Habit Tree, Shrub Durat …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Daphne laureola — noun bushy Eurasian shrub with glossy leathery oblong leaves and yellow green flowers • Syn: ↑spurge laurel, ↑wood laurel • Hypernyms: ↑daphne …   Useful english dictionary

  • Daphne laureola L. — Symbol DALA11 Common Name spurgelaurel Botanical Family Thymelaeaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Daphne (Gattung) — Daphne Echter Seidelbast (Daphne mezereum), Illustration Systematik Abteilung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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