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Any plant of the genus Euphobia. See Euphorbia. Spurge flax, an evergreenshrub (Daphne Gnidium) with crowded narrow leaves.
It is native of Southern Europe. Spurge laurel, a European shrub (Daphne Laureola) with oblong evergreen leaves. Spurge nettle. See Nettle. Spurge olive, an evergreenshrub (Daphne oleoides) found in the Mediterranean region.
See: Expurgate, Purge.
Origin: OF. Espurge, F. Epurge, from OF. Espurgier to purge, L. Expurgare.