Definition of Privet andromeda
1. Noun. Deciduous much-branched shrub with dense downy panicles of small bell-shaped white flowers.
Group relationships: Genus Lyonia, Lyonia
Generic synonyms: Bush, Shrub
Lexicographical Neighbors of Privet Andromeda
Literary usage of Privet andromeda
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Plant Names, Scientific and Popular, Including in the Case of Each Plant the by Albert Brown Lyons (1900)
"privet andromeda. Ericaceae. Syn. Lyonia, Nutt, 1818, not Eaf. ... Canada and eastern US privet andromeda, Lyon's Andromeda^, Seedy Buck-berry, White Alder, ..."
2. The Shrubs of Northeastern America by Charles Stedman Newhall (1893)
"Leaves, simple, alternate, entire (or in privet andromeda, A. ligustrina, sometimes fine-toothed). Fruit, globular to egg-shape, five-celled, many-seeded ..."
3. Ornamental Shrubs of the United States (hardy, Cultivated) by Austin Craig Apgar (1910)
"privet andromeda or MALE BERRY (424) — Lyonia ligustrina (Andromeda paniculata). F. Flowers larger, J inch, and more bell-shaped; branching shrubs 3-7 feet: ..."
4. Our Northern Shrubs and how to Identify Them: A Handbook for the Nature-lover by Harriet Louise Keeler (1903)
"... leaves of a euonymus and the flowers of an arbutus. It was sent over to England in 1736, and has been cultivated there for many years. privet andromeda ..."