marsh elder definition

  • noun:
    • Any of a few herbs or bushes of genus Iva of east and main North America, frequently growing in salt marshes and having nodding, greenish flower minds with unisexual plants.
    • the cranberry tree Viburnum Opulus).
    • in the us, a composite shrub growing in salt marshes (Iva frutescens).
    • some of various coarse shrubby plants of the genus Iva with little greenish flowers; typical in moist places (as seaside salt marshes) of east and main united states

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