from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An ornamental herb (Sidalcea malviflora) native to the western coast of North America and cultivated for its showy clusters of pink to purple flowers.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Any of the flowering plants in the genus Sidalcea.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a perennial purple-flowered wild mallow of West North America (Sidalcea malviflora) that is also cultivated.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. perennial purple-flowered wild mallow of western North America that is also cultivated
checker(board) + bloom1.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
checker + bloom (Wiktionary)