HyperDic: polygonum_orientale

English > 1 sense of the expression Polygonum orientale:
NOUNplantPolygonum orientale, prince's-feather, princess feather, kiss-me-over-the-garden-gate, prince's-plumeannual with broadly ovate leaves and slender drooping spikes of crimson flowers
English > Polygonum orientale: 1 sense > noun 1, plant
MeaningAnnual with broadly ovate leaves and slender drooping spikes of crimson flowers; southeastern Asia and Australia; naturalized in North America.
Synonymsprince's-feather, princess feather, kiss-me-over-the-garden-gate, prince's-plume
Member ofPolygonum, genus Polygonumdiverse genus of herbs or woody subshrubs of north temperate regions
Broadersubshrub, suffrutexlow-growing woody shrub or perennial with woody base

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