false heather


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Noun1.false heather - North American decumbent evergreen heathlike plant with yellow flowersfalse heather - North American decumbent evergreen heathlike plant with yellow flowers
genus Hudsonia, Hudsonia - small evergreen subshrubs of North America
subshrub, suffrutex - low-growing woody shrub or perennial with woody base
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This plant is also known as false heather due to its superficial resemblance to the true heathers, which are in a completely different botanical group.
Photo: Meandering entry and interior courtyard display a lemon tree surrounded by ground morning glory, false heather, hebe.
Cuphea hyssopifolia, or false heather, is a small mounding plant with magenta flowers.