American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. Any of several Eurasian plants of the genus Gypsophila, such as G. paniculata, having numerous small, white flowers in profusely branched panicles. It is especially popular in flower arrangements and bouquets.
- n. US, Canada A genus, Gypsophila, of about 100 species of flowering plants in the family Caryophyllaceae, native to Europe, Asia and north Africa.
- n. tall plant with small lance-shaped leaves and numerous tiny white or pink flowers
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Flowers and plants have some of the most beautiful names.
These are often the common names, as opposed to the scientific or botanical names.
words that evoke magic, mystery, mayhem, magnificence or anything else that glimmers in the grass
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