a prostrate yew, Taxus canadensis, of eastern North America, having short, flat needles and red, berrylike fruit.
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This tall, horizontally branched cactus is probably the most recognizable cactus in Arizona. What is it called?
Origin of ground hemlock
An Americanism dating back to 1825–35
Words nearby ground hemlock
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Example sentences from the Web for ground hemlock
At a height of but two or three feet, among the sprays of this ground-hemlock, we discovered two nests of the species named.