from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun An ornamental perennial plant (Centranthus ruber) native to the Mediterranean region, grown for its dense clusters of small fragrant red flowers.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Centranthus ruber, a garden plant and native of the Mediterranean region.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun European herb with small fragrant crimson or white spurred flowers


Sorry, no etymologies found.


    Sorry, no example sentences found.


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.