- dogbane family,
Origin of dogbane
Examples from the Web for dogbane
Cream′-fruit, the fruit of a creeping West African plant of the dogbane family, yielding a cream-like juice; Cream′iness.
Allied to the milkweed is another plant, the dogbane (Apocynum), which has a similar trick of entrapping its insect friends.My Studio Neighbors|William Hamilton Gibson
Vinca, ving′ka, n. a genus of woody herbaceous plants of the dogbane family, the periwinkles.