Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In Lindley's system, any plant of the heath family, Ericaceæ: used chiefly in the plural. See cut under Ericaceæ.

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Examples

  • Bryanthus, a beautiful flowering heathwort, flourishes a few hundred feet above the timberline, accompanied with kalmia and spiraea.

    Steep Trails

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