Ruscus sentence example
Rare species include purple gromwell Lithospermum purpureocaeruleum and butcher's-broom Ruscus aculeatus.
Butchers Broom (Ruscus) - These are distributed throughout Europe, North Africa, and temperate Asia.
The sexes are apart in Ruscus, and to enjoy the handsome scarlet fruits the male and female plants should be mingled.
The plants are generally perennial herbs growing from a bulb or rhizome, sometimes shrubby as in butcher's broom (Ruscus) or tree-like as in species of Dracaena, Yucca or Aloe.Advertisement