rubber rabbitbrush

noun

Definition of rubber rabbitbrush

:a rabbitbrush (Ericameria nauseosa synonym Chrysothamnus nauseosus) of western North America that typically grows in poor, dry soils and has flexible hairy stems and clusters of small yellow flowers
Note: When crushed, the narrow leaves of the rubber rabbitbrush emit an odor that may be considered unpleasant.
called also chamisa, gray rabbitbrush

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1931


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