Oleander Name Meaning & Origin

Oleander

Pronunciation: OH-lee-an-der (key)

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From the name of the flower.

Oleander is an evergreen shrub or small tree with white, pink, or red flowers. It is so widely cultivated that no precise region of origin has been identified, though southwest Asia has been suggested. Oleander is one of the most poisonous of commonly grown garden plants.

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White Oleander, 1999 coming-of-age novel by Janet Fitch

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