Allegheny spurge


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Related to Allegheny spurge: Pachysandra procumbens, Allegheny Pachysandra

Al′leghe′ny spurge′


n.
a low, shrubby evergreen plant, Pachysandra procumbens, of the family Buxaceae, native to the southeastern U.S., and having spikes of white or purplish flowers.
[1935–40]
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Noun1.Allegheny spurge - low semi-evergreen perennial herb having small spikes of white or pinkish flowersAllegheny spurge - low semi-evergreen perennial herb having small spikes of white or pinkish flowers; native to southern United States but grown elsewhere
pachysandra - any plant of the genus Pachysandra; low-growing evergreen herbs or subshrubs having dentate leaves and used as ground cover
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