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Definition of the noun african holly
What does african holly mean as a name of something?
- woolly-stemmed biennial arborescent shrub of tropical Africa and southern Asia having silvery-white prickly branches, clusters of blue or white flowers, and bright red berries resembling holly berries
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Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi
English: African holly, Cape holly, water wood Southern Africa: without; sijarira ( Shona) S. Rhodesia: sijarira Nigeria: diamhe (Fula) /. mitis (L.) Radlk. var. mitis ( Ilex capensis Sond.) English: Cape holly, wild holly, watertree Southern Africa: ...
by Mwalimu J. Shujaa, Kenya J. Shujaa
Today, the dye plants used by the Swaziland women include sweet thorn, mountain aloe, tassel berry, velvet bushwillow, African holly, wild teak, nana berry, lowveld star chestnut, water berry, khaki weed, natal mahogany, and buffalo thorn, ...
by Scott Elias, Cary Mock
and Ilexmitis (African holly)) persisted inthe lowlands of southern ...
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