[ sil-ver-leys ]
/ ˈsɪl vərˌleɪs /
a hardy, twining, woody plant, Polygonum auberti, of the buckwheat family, native to western China and Tibet, having greenish-white, fragrant flowers in drooping clusters.
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Also called Chinese fleece-vine, fleece-vine.
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