cape jasmine

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n cape jasmine evergreen shrub widely cultivated for its large fragrant waxlike white flowers and glossy leaves
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Cape jasmine See Jasmine.
    • Cape jasmine the Gardenia florida, a shrub with fragrant white flowers, a native of China, and hardy in the Southern United States.
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Usage

In literature:

Cuttings of Cape jasmine may be rooted in the same way.
"Agriculture for Beginners" by Charles William Burkett
The cape jasmine wore hundreds of her own white favors, whose fragrance forerun the sight.
"Dr. Sevier" by George W. Cable
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