røsslyng

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Norwegian[edit]

Røsslyng

Etymology[edit]

'røss-' from Old Norse hross (horse), because the plant was used as food for horses, + lyng.

Noun[edit]

røsslyng

  1. heather, Calluna vulgaris
    Heiene var fulle av røsslyng. (Bokmål)
    Heiane var fulle av røsslyng. (Nynorsk)
    The moors were full of heather.

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