Euonymus Europaeus

Euonymus Europaeus
Prickwood Prick"wood`, n. (Bot.) A shrub ({Euonymus Europ[ae]us}); -- so named from the use of its wood for goads, skewers, and shoe pegs. Called also {spindle tree}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Euonymus europaeus — ID 33775 Symbol Key EUEU7 Common Name European spindletree Family Celastraceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CT, IL, KY, MA, ME, MI, MS, NH, NJ, NY, OH, PA, RI, TN, VA, VT …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Euonymus Europaeus — Gatten tree Gat ten tree [Cf. Prov. E. gatter bush.] (Bot.) A name given to the small trees called guelder rose ({Viburnum Opulus}), cornel ({Cornus sanguinea}), and spindle tree ({Euonymus Europ[ae]us}). [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Euonymus europaeus — noun small erect deciduous shrub having tough white wood and cathartic bark and fruit • Syn: ↑common spindle tree • Hypernyms: ↑spindle tree, ↑spindleberry, ↑spindleberry tree …   Useful english dictionary

  • Euonymus europaeus L. — Symbol EUEU7 Common Name European spindletree Botanical Family Celastraceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Euonymus europaeus L. f. atrorubens (C.K. Schneid.) Hegi — Symbol EUEU7 Synonym Symbol EUEUA2 Botanical Family Celastraceae …   Scientific plant list

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