from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The common name of a cultivated species of Spiræa, S. hypericifolia, with long recurved branches and numerous small white double flowers in the axils of the leaves.
- n. The Francoa ramosa, a somewhat shrubby saxifragaceous plant of Chili, with long crowded racemes of white flowers. It is cultivated in England.
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- n. Chilean evergreen shrub having delicate spikes of small white flowers
- n. shrub having copious small white flowers in spring
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