Definition of Boxthorn. Meaning of Boxthorn. Synonyms of Boxthorn

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Definition of Boxthorn

Boxthorn
Boxthorn Box"thorn`, n. (Bot.) A plant of the genus Lycium, esp. Lycium barbarum.

Meaning of Boxthorn from wikipedia

- the Erythraean Sea. In his Naturalis historia, Pliny the Elder describes boxthorn as a medicinal plant, as does Pedanius Dioscorides in his P. Dioscoridae...
- either Lycium barbarum or Lycium chinense, two closely related species of boxthorn in the nightshade family, Solanaceae. L. barbarum and L. chinense fruits...
- is commonly called the snowrose, tree of a thousand stars, or ****anese boxthorn; and was formerly called Serissa foetida. 'Foetida' referres to the unpleasant...
- Lycium chinense is one of two species of boxthorn shrub in the family Solanaceae. Along with Lycium barbarum, it produces the goji berry ("wolfberry")...
- spreading shrub in the nightshade family known by the common names California boxthorn and California desert-thorn. This plant, as Lycium californi**** var. californi****...
- Lycium ferocissimum, the African boxthorn or boxthorn, is a shrub in the nightshade family (Solanaceae). The species is native to the Western Cape, Eastern...
- redberry desert-thorn, Anderson thornbush, Anderson's desert thorn, Anderson boxthorn, Anderson lycium, Anderson wolfberry, and squawberry. The species is native...
- present-day range across Asia and southeast Europe. It is one of two species of boxthorn in the family Solanaceae from which the goji berry or wolfberry is harvested...
- as Baqīʿ al-Gharqad (Arabic: بَقِيْع الْغَرْقَد‎, meaning "Baqiʿ of the Boxthorn"). The grounds hold much significance for Muslims, being the resting place...
- Citropsis. Its common names include Chinese box-orange, box orange or boxthorn. It is native to southern China. It produces small black berries that resemble...
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