Definition of sheep laurel. Meaning of sheep laurel. Synonyms of sheep laurel

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Definition of sheep laurel

sheep laurel
Lambkill Lamb"kill`, n. (Bot.) A small American ericaceous shrub (Kalmia angustifolia); -- called also calfkill, sheepkill, sheep laurel, etc. It is supposed to poison sheep and other animals that eat it at times when the snow is deep and they cannot find other food.

Meaning of sheep laurel from wikipedia

- angustifolia is a flowering shrub in the family Ericaceae, commonly known as sheep laurel. It is distributed in eastern North America from Ontario and Quebec south...
- New Zealand laurel: Corynocarpus laevigatus Coprosma repens Pig laurel, Kalmia angustifolia Portugal laurel, Prunus lusitanica Sheep laurel, Kalmia angustifolia...
- acid, infertile and flooded habitats: examples include Labrador tea, sheep-laurel and blueberry. Since nutrient levels are so low, overall, the productivity...
- angustifolia L. - Sheep-laurel, lambkill Kalmia buxifolia (Bergius) Gift & Kron - Sandmyrtle Kalmia carolina Small - Carolina mountain-laurel Kalmia cuneata...
- mariana), dangleberry (****lussacia frondosa), mountain laurel (Kalmia latifolia), and sheep laurel (Kalmia angustifolia) also occur. Bracken fern (Pteridium...
- Laurel Canyon is a mountainous neighborhood in the Hollywood Hills region of the Santa Monica Mountains, within the Hollywood Hills West district of Los...
- paralysis. Honey obtained from spoonwood and allied species such as sheep-laurel can also cause illness. The honey from Lestrimelitta limao also produces...
- grayanotoxins. Honey produced from flowers of rhododendrons, mountain laurels, sheep laurel, and azaleas may cause honey intoxication. Symptoms include dizziness...
- Club v. Morton case. The lake is surrounded by stands of mountain laurel, sheep laurel, and Cunila origanoides. Nearby are fields of Symphoricarpos orbiculatus...
- nitrogen as tannin–protein complexes may improve the competitive ability of sheep laurel (Kalmia angustifolia) relative to black spruce (Picea mariana)". New...