5 (N.S.), cesses through which a waxy secretion is dis- Div.
They have fleshy, waxy leaves with a high capacity for water storage.
It also combines with dry ammonia at 300-400° to form sodamide, NaNH 2, a white waxy mass when pure, which melts at 155°.
Grown as a shrub or against a sunny wall it produces extraordinarily delicate, yellow, waxy flowers with the exotic aroma of allspice!
The Leatherwood is notable for producing a waxy substance, which is one of the most powerful natural germicides known.