from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The Christmas green, Lycopodium complanatum.
- n. The false heather, Hudsonia tomentosa. Also called poverty-plant.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
He already had a cellar-door and a chicken coop which did not belong to him, while a "wash" he did not recognize was lodged in his woodpile of jack-pine and ground-cedar in the backyard.