Leiophyllum buxifolium

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Noun1.Leiophyllum buxifolium - low-growing evergreen shrub of New Jersey to Florida grown for its many white star-shaped flowers and glossy foliage
genus Leiophyllum, Leiophyllum - one species: sand myrtle
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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Many of the plants growing alongside mountain golden heather, including pitch pine (Pinus rigida), Table Mountain pine (Pinus pungens), and sand myrtle (Leiophyllum buxifolium), are known to be fire-adapted species in other parts of their range.
catawbiense), the mountain laurel (Kalmia latifolia), and the Appalachian myrtle (Leiophyllum buxifolium).