Definition of curry plant in English:

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noun

  • A small shrubby plant of the daisy family, which has narrow silver-grey leaves and small yellow flowers and emits a strong smell of curry.
    • Helichrysum angustifolium, family Compositae
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    • Not all herbs smell good - catmint, curry plant, pyrethrum, rue, santolina and tansy are all pretty pongy, ranging from slightly musty to downright disgusting.
    • I have a special liking for Helichrysum splendidum, also known as the curry plant.
    • The most commonly grown curry plant is the Helichrysum angustifolium, whose silvery-grey foliage provides the perfect foil for cottage garden plants.

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