African satinbush

noun

: a southern African shrub (Podalyria sericea) grown for its silvery foliage and rosy purple pealike flowers

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1884, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of African satinbush was circa 1884

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“African satinbush.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/African%20satinbush. Accessed 24 Jul. 2024.

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