alpine azalea


Definition of alpine azalea

: a low-branching prostrate shrub (Loiseleuria procumbens) of the heath family found in high mountain regions in the northern hemisphere

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First Known Use of alpine azalea

1859, in the meaning defined above

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“Alpine azalea.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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