Synonyms of spirea


1. spirea, spiraea, Astilbe japonica, astilbe

usage: a Japanese shrub that resembles members of the genus Spiraea; widely cultivated in many varieties for its dense panicles of flowers in many colors; often forced by florists for Easter blooming

2. spirea, spiraea, shrub, bush

usage: any rosaceous plant of the genus Spiraea; has sprays of small white or pink flowers

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