Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A species of grass native to the southwestern United States, Muhlenbergia rigens
  • n. American perennial herbs with showy flowers in the genus Rhexia.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An American genus (Rhexia) of perennial herbs, with opposite leaves, and showy flowers (usually bright purple), with four petals and eight stamens, -- the only genus of the order Melastomaceæ inhabiting a temperate clime.

Etymologies

deer +‎ grass (Wiktionary)

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