marsh rosemary


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Noun1.Marsh rosemary - any of various plants of the genus Limonium of temperate salt marshes having spikes of white or mauve flowersmarsh rosemary - any of various plants of the genus Limonium of temperate salt marshes having spikes of white or mauve flowers
genus Limonium, Limonium - sea lavender
subshrub, suffrutex - low-growing woody shrub or perennial with woody base
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In one story, in fact, her description of the marsh rosemary seems an apt metaphor for Jewett herself, a more complex author for readers of our time than she may have been in her own: "The gray primness of the plant," she noticed about the marsh rosemary, "is made up from a hundred colors if you look close enough to find them."n