Definition of Menziesia ferruginea
1. Noun. Straggling shrub of northwestern North America having foliage with a bluish tinge and umbels of small bell-shaped flowers.
Group relationships: Genus Menziesia, Menziesia
Generic synonyms: Bush, Shrub
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Literary usage of Menziesia ferruginea
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1. Curtis's Botanical Magazine, Or, Flower-garden Displayed by John Sims (1813)
"menziesia ferruginea (/3). CAROLINA MENZIESIA. daß and Order. ... MENZIESIA ferruginea. Smith le. inédit. 56. Willd. Sf. PI. 2. p. 355. Lam. III. t. 285. ..."
2. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (1899)
"... Lewis reports his plant from the Rocky Mountains, and near the mouth of the Columbia River. menziesia ferruginea SIN. " On the Columbia River, Lewis. ..."