Vitex

Vitex agnus-castus  close up

Vitex agnus-castus

Synonyms:
Chasteberry, Chaste Tree
Vitex (Wiktionary)

English

Etymology

From the genus name Vitex, from Latin vītex.

Noun

vitex (usually uncountable, plural vitexes)

  1. Any of several species of the genus Vitex.
  2. Especially, Vitex rotundifolia, native to Pacific seashores in Asia and Oceania, widely introduced in similar environments.

Synonyms

  • (Vitex rotundifolia): beach vitex

References

  • vitex on Wikipedia.Wikipedia
  • Vitex rotundifolia on Wikipedia.Wikipedia
  • Vitex rotundifolia on Wikispecies.Wikispecies
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