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bitterbrush

[bit-er-bruhsh]
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noun
  1. an evergreen shrub, Purshia tridentata, of western North America, having bitter three-toothed leaves and yellow flowers, valuable for forage.
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  • Troy tracked around a trough of bitterbrush that bent and fought against the deep snow.

    The Thirst Quenchers

    Rick Raphael

  • Purshia tridentata (bitterbrush) is the understory codominant.