astilbe japonica definition

  • noun:
    • a Japanese shrub that resembles members of the genus Spiraea; extensively developed in lots of varieties because of its heavy panicles of flowers in lots of colors; usually forced by florists for Easter blooming
    • a Japanese shrub that resembles people in the genus Spiraea; extensively developed in lots of varieties for the thick panicles of plants in several colors; usually forced by florists for Easter blooming

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