Gum cistus

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Related to Gum cistus: Cistus ladanifer
a plant of the genus Cistus (Cistus ladaniferus), a species of rock rose.

See also: Gum

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Collier's Cyclopedia of Social and Commercial Information, compiled by Nugent Robinson in 1904, lists hundreds of flowers and their wide-ranging meanings in a section titled "The Language of Flowers." The meanings aren't always pleasant (Snakesfoot means "horror," while Gum Cistus means "I shall die to-morrow"), but c'est I'amour.