silver-lace vine

[ sil-ver-leys ]
/ ˈsɪl vərˌleɪs /

noun

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.

Nearby words

  1. silver, abba hillel,
  2. silver-eye,
  3. silver-fork deformity,
  4. silver-fork fracture,
  5. silver-gilt,
  6. silver-plate,
  7. silver-plated,
  8. silver-spooned,
  9. silver-tongued,
  10. silver-y moth

Also called Chinese fleece-vine, fleece-vine.

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