from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A perennial herb (Epilobium spicatum) with narrow willowlike leaves and showy rose-purple flowers. The name is sometimes made to include other species of the same genus.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A plant of the genus Epilobium, so named from the willow-like leaves of E. angustifolium, the great willow-herb.
- n. See Lythrum.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a plant of the genus Epilobium having pink or yellow flowers and seeds with silky hairs
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