Ledum groenlandicum


Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Ledum groenlandicum - evergreen shrub of eastern North America having white or creamy bell-shaped flowers and dark green hairy leaves used for tea during American RevolutionLedum groenlandicum - evergreen shrub of eastern North America having white or creamy bell-shaped flowers and dark green hairy leaves used for tea during American Revolution
genus Ledum, Ledum - evergreen shrubs of north temperate regions
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
References in periodicals archive ?
Another problem with the lists for "Documented Properties" and "Practical Uses" is that they can be contradictory, as in the case of Ledum groenlandicum.
Why ruin a Dover sole with the foul pungency of asafoetida ("divel's dreck") or poison oneself with overbrewed Ledum groenlandicum (Labrador tea)?
menziesii 7b Garry oak Quercus garryana 8 arbutus Arbutus menziesii 8 western flowering dogwood Cornus nuttallii 8 Monkey-puzzle Araucaria araucana Zone hardiness of some indicator shrubs 0 northern Labrador-tea Ledum decumbens 1 Saskatoon serviceberry Amelanchier alnifolia 1 hedge cotoneaster Cotoneaster lucidus 1 silver buffalo-berry Shepherdia argentea la Labrador-tea Ledum groenlandicum 2 Siberian pea-tree Caragana arborescens 2 Siberian dogwood Cornus alba `Sibirica' 2 European cotoneaster Cotoneaster integerrima 2 silverberry Elaeagnus commutata 2b common juniper Juniperus communis var.
Florida, USA 18-42 Cold-temperate (boreal) evergreen forests [+] 1) On richer soil Picea glauca (+ Linnaea borealis in Alberta; Canada 13-37 HL) Picea glauca (+ Aralia nudicaulis in 12-18 HL) 2) On poorer soil Picea mariana (+ Ledum groenlandicum Alberta, Canada 10-60 in SL) Picea mariana Canada 20 Pinus banksiana 45 Temperate deciduous forests 1) On moister soil Fagus grandifolia and Acer saccharum SW.