Gelsemium sempervirens
Gelsemium Gel*se"mium, n. [NL., fr. It. gelsomino jasmine.] 1. (Bot.) A genus of climbing plants. The yellow (false) jasmine ({Gelsemium sempervirens}) is a native of the Southern United States. It has showy and deliciously fragrant flowers. [1913 Webster]

2. (Med.) The root of the yellow jasmine, used in malarial fevers, etc. [1913 Webster]


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