: a temperate-zone bog shrub (Chamaedaphne calyculata) of the heath family with leathery evergreen leaves and small white cylindrical flowers
Examples of leatherleaf in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebOther possibilities would include leatherleaf mahonias, aucubas (for leaf color) or oakleaf hydrangeas.
Neil Sperry, ExpressNews.com, 22 Oct. 2020 For folks who aren’t familiar with them, leatherleaf mahonias are cousins of nandinas.
Neil Sperry, ExpressNews.com, 9 Apr. 2020
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