Definition of Pepper bush

1. Noun. Shrub of eastern and southern coastal United States having beautiful racemes of spice-scented white flowers.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pepper Bush

peplus
pepluses
pepo
peponida
peponidas
peponium
peponiums
pepos
pepped
pepper
pepper-and-salt
pepper-spray
pepper Jack
pepper and salt fundus
pepper box
pepper bush (current term)
pepper dulse
pepper dulses
pepper family
pepper grass
pepper grinder
pepper mill
pepper mills
pepper pot
pepper pots
pepper root
pepper sauce
pepper shaker
pepper shakers
pepper shrub

Literary usage of Pepper bush

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1. Landscape Gardening: Notes and Suggestions on Lawns and Lawn Planting by Samuel Parsons (1895)
"An acacia-like foliage and great compactness and vigor give it special value for combination in shrub groups, but SWEET PEPPER-BUSH. its yello\\' or ..."

2. The Woods and Timbers of North Carolina by Peter M. Hale, Moses Ashley Curtis (1883)
"Laurel, Ivy, Wicky, Honeysuckles, Dog Laurel, Fetter Bush, pepper bush, Stagger Bush, (Andromeda), (Cassandra), (Leuco- thoe), Sweet pepper bush, (Itea), ..."

3. Plant Names, Scientific and Popular, Including in the Case of Each Plant the by Albert Brown Lyons (1900)
"Shrubs or small trees. About 30 species, America and Japan;. 2 in US a. C. alnifolia L. Maine to Florida. Sweet Pepper-bush, Spiked Alder, White-bush. 519. ..."

4. The Gallery of Marianne North's Paintings of Plants and Their Homes, Royal by William Botting Hemsley (1883)
"Foliage, Flowers, and Young Fruit of the pepper bush (Piper mg rum, L.) The Pepper bush is a native of Malacca arid the Malayan islands. ..."

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