honey plant

noun

: any of numerous flowering plants that furnish nectar suitable for the making of honey by insects
specifically : a plant of the genus Hoya

Word History

First Known Use

1815, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of honey plant was in 1815

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“Honey plant.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/honey%20plant. Accessed 21 Jun. 2024.

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