Definition of pachysandra
: any of a genus (Pachysandra) of perennial evergreen plants of the box family often used as a ground cover
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This disease primarily attacks boxwoods, but can also be found on pachysandra.
Digging Deeper Pachysandra Volutella blight Pachysandra groundcover can look perfect for years and suddenly sicken and die out.
Other plants that should work include creeping lily turf, pachysandra and yellow archangel.
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Origin and Etymology of pachysandra
New Latin, irregular from Greek pachys + New Latin -andrus -androus
First Known Use: 1914See Words from the same year
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