Definition of Baccharis pilularis
1. Noun. Widely spreading evergreen shrub of southwestern United States with flower heads in a leafy panicle.
Group relationships: Baccharis, Genus Baccharis
Generic synonyms: Bush, Shrub
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Baccharis Pilularis
Literary usage of Baccharis pilularis
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1. Ornamental Shrubs of the United States (hardy, Cultivated) by Austin Craig Apgar (1910)
"... be in cultivation An evergreen species of the Pacific region is Baccharis pilularis. [Seeds; twig cuttings under glass, i Santolina Chamaecyparissus. ..."
2. The Plant World by Plant World Association, Wild Flower Preservation Society (U.S.) (1918)
"Introduced annual in well established soil. *baccharis pilularis DC., Chaparral Broom. On the dunes this is a low shrub 2 to 4 dm. tall. ..."
3. The Popular Science Monthly (1888)
"Two of the shrubby composites were found in bloom—namely, baccharis pilularis, DC, and Ji. viminea, DC Both species grow much higher than a man's head, ..."
4. Select Extra-tropical Plants: Readily Eligible for Industrial Culture Or by Ferdinand von Mueller (1891)
"baccharis pilularis, De Candolle. California and Oregon. This evergreen bush can be grown for hedges, used also for garlands, wrappers or flower-bouquets ..."
5. The Broad-sclerophyll Vegetation of California: An Ecological Study of the by William Skinner Cooper (1922)
"Exponents, except in figure 6, indicate number of stems in a clump. A. Adenostoma fasciculatum. B. baccharis pilularis. Ab. Arbutus menziesii. ..."