mountain laurel


: a North American evergreen tree or bush that has shiny leaves and pink or white flowers

Full Definition of MOUNTAIN LAUREL

:  a North American evergreen shrub or small tree (Kalmia latifolia) of the heath family with glossy leaves and umbels of rose-colored or white flowers

First Known Use of MOUNTAIN LAUREL



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