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  1. mountain laurel, wood laurel, American laurel, calico bush, Kalmia latifolia(noun)

    a North American evergreen shrub having glossy leaves and white or rose-colored flowers

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  1. Kalmia latifolia

    Kalmia latifolia, commonly called mountain-laurel, calico-bush, or spoonwood, is a species of flowering plant in the blueberry family, Ericaceae, that is native to the eastern United States. Its range stretches from southern Maine south to northern Florida, and west to Indiana and Louisiana. Mountain-laurel is the state flower of Connecticut and Pennsylvania. It is the namesake of the city of Laurel, Mississippi.

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