HyperDic: loosestrife

English > 2 senses of the word loosestrife:
NOUNplantloosestrifeany of numerous herbs and subshrubs of the genus Lythrum
plantloosestrifeany of various herbs and subshrubs of the genus Lysimachia
loosestrife > pronunciation
Soundsluw'sstray.f; luw'stray.f
Rhymesafterlife ... Yellowknife: 14 rhymes with ayf...
English > loosestrife: 2 senses > noun 1, plant
MeaningAny of numerous herbs and subshrubs of the genus Lythrum.
Member ofLythrum, genus Lythrumloosestrife
Narrowergrass poly, hyssop loosestrife, Lythrum hyssopifoliaAnnual with small solitary pink flowers
purple loosestrife, spiked loosestrife, Lythrum salicariamarsh herb with a long spike of purple flowers
Broadersubshrub, suffrutexlow-growing woody shrub or perennial with woody base
English > loosestrife: 2 senses > noun 2, plant
MeaningAny of various herbs and subshrubs of the genus Lysimachia.
Member ofLysimachia, genus Lysimachialoosestrife
Narrowerfringed loosestrife, Lysimachia ciliatumOf North America
gooseneck loosestrife, Lysimachia clethroides DubyA variety of the loosestrife herb
moneywort, creeping Jenny, creeping Charlie, Lysimachia nummulariaA loosestrife vine
swamp candles, Lysimachia terrestrisNorth American plant with spikes of yellow flowers, found in wet places
whorled loosestrife, Lysimachia quadrifoliaCommon North American yellow-flowered plant
yellow loosestrife, garden loosestrife, Lysimachia vulgarisfrequently considered a weed
yellow pimpernel, Lysimachia nemorumTrailing European evergreen with yellow flowers
Broaderherb, herbaceous plantA plant lacking a permanent woody stem

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