What is another word for mezereon?

4 synonyms found


[ mˈɛzəɹɪən], [ mˈɛzəɹɪən], [ m_ˈɛ_z_ə_ɹ_ɪ__ə_n]

Mezereon is a flowering shrub native to Europe and Asia, also known as Daphne mezereum. It has several synonyms, including spurge laurel, February daphne, and paradise plant. Spurge laurel refers to its similar appearance to other plants in the Euphorbia family, while February daphne signals when it typically blooms. Paradise plant refers to its use in folk medicine to treat a range of ailments, including fever and rheumatism. Other less common synonyms include dwarf bay, flamingo bush, and purple mezereon. Despite its many names, mezereon is a beautiful shrub with fragrant flowers and medicinal properties.

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How to use "Mezereon" in context?

Mezereon is a genus of wildflowers in the dogbane family, Boraginaceae. The name honors French botanist Jean Francois Mezereau.

There are about 10 species of mezereon, found across much of subtropical and tropical America. The flowers are strikingly colorful, with a variety of shades of yellow, orange, red, and purple. They are popular in wildflower gardens, and can be growing in groups or as single plants.

The mezereon family is known for some of the Strangler Fig species, like Ficus Strangler, F. microphylla.

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