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calico bush

noun
Origin of calico bush
1805-1815
1805-15, Americanism
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  • calico bush is one of its names, and is supposed to be descriptive of the flowers.

    American Forest Trees Henry H. Gibson
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calico bush

noun
1.
another name for mountain laurel
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