beauty bush

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beauty bush

also beau·ty·bush  (byo͞o′tē-bo͝osh′)
n.
A deciduous ornamental shrub (Kolkwitzia amabilis) native to China, cultivated for its profusion of light pink flowers.
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Noun1.beauty bush - Chinese deciduous shrub with yellow-throated pinkish flowers and bristly fruit; often cultivated as an ornamental
genus Kolkwitzia, Kolkwitzia - Chinese genus of 1 species: beauty bush
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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Beautybush (Kolkwitzia amabilis) also makes a good substitute for a honeysuckle shrub, with its attractive pink flowers in spring.
He also continued the work that made him famous--introducing astonishing new plants from the Far East--conquests that had so far included Acer griseum, the paperbark maple, and Kolkwitzia amabilis, the beautybush.
LANDSCAPE NOTES: Beautybush is a plant that is spectacular in bloom, yet blends into the landscape border when not in bloom.
Prune your spirea, hydrangea, sweet pepperbush, caryopteris and beautybush when they're dormant in late fall, winter or even early spring.
The plant that started this line of thought is a magnificent shrub, Kolkwitzia amabilis, Beautybush, given to me by Dick Bemis of Bemis Farms Nursery in Spencer.
Kolkwitzia, Beautybush, grows to 10 feet tall and wide.
Perhaps now BeautyBush will receive the attention that it deserves.