Definitions

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  • n. A bush in the family Thymelaeaceae, found in China and Japan, whose bark can be used to make paper.

Etymologies

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paper +‎ bush

Examples

  • After paperbush loses its blue-green, tropical looking leaves in early winter, you see the formation of buds that swell and open into cream-yellow, slightly fragrant flowers.

    The Shad Plank

  • Edgeworthia chrysantha - nicknamed paperbush - is a lesser-known winter-blooming plant that's easier to grow than the popular winter daphne.

    The Shad Plank

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