Glastonbury Thorn

British - A tree, said to flower at Christmas. It was said that this tree grew from a staff planted in the earth by Joseph of Arimathea. The original was said to be a tree grown from a thorn from Christ's crown of thorns. Also referred to as Glastonbury Thorn, Holy Thorn, Holy Thorn, Thorn of Glastonbury or Thorn of Glastonbury.

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