mountain laurel

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Synonyms for mountain laurel

a North American evergreen shrub having glossy leaves and white or rose-colored flowers

Pacific coast tree having aromatic foliage and small umbellate flowers followed by olivelike fruit

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Must sees: Wildflowers bloom in stunning profusion from mid-April to mid-May and again mid-June to mid-July, with an extravagant display of mountain laurel, rhododendrons and azaleas.
Camellia, goldenchain tree (Laburnum wateren), Texas mountain laurel (Sophora secundiflora), and vine maple (Acer circinatum) are good in part shade.
The toxin also affects sensitive shrubs such as azaleas, mountain laurel, as well as flowers and herbs like chrysanthemums, crocus, forget-me-nots, lily-of-the-valleys, peony and thyme.
During antlerless season I watched from my kitchen window as a dozen hunters, regardless of well-posted safety zone signs, blazed away at does bedded down in mountain laurel.
Bumblebees perform most of the pollination of the mountain laurel.
Additionally, ground personnel have commented on how much more effective it was in the Mountain Laurel and Scrub Oak fires compared to our normal fire retardant.
Mountain laurel is an evergreen shrub of the Appalachian Mountain region.
Other favorites planned for retail sale in Kentucky include The Black Dog, Red and Sweet Mountain Laurel, Red and White Sangria, Red and White Muscadine and Archival 1.
Mountain Laurel Lane, son's Playstation taken from the house.
Near Asheville, NC Guided Wildflower Hike : The Chimney Rock Park Naturalist will take you off the trails to identify spectacular spring wildflowers such as Mountain Laurel, Dwarf-crested Iris, and Flame Azaleas.
All the wonders of nature, from fish in the pond to deer ambling down the path to the mountain laurel that cover our land, are ours to revere and teach our children to love.
Arch operations and facilities were honored with five West Virginia Mountaineer Guardian Awards for exemplary safety records achieved during calendar year 2014: Beckley's Pocahontas mine and Pocahontas preparation plant; Leer's preparation plant; Mingo Logan's Mountain Laurel Mountaineer II mine; and Wolf Run's Sentinel mine.
Mountain Laurel Lane, large snapping turtle in the yard.
Arch Coal Incorporated is well underway with construction of the $200 million Mountain Laurel coal mine.
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