fringed polygala

fringed polygala
fringed polygala
n.
a trailing perennial milkwort (Polygala paucifolia) with rosy-lavender flowers having a fringed lower lip, growing in the woods of E North America

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  • fringed polygala — noun common trailing perennial milkwort of eastern North America having leaves like wintergreen and usually rosy purple flowers with winged sepals • Syn: ↑flowering wintergreen, ↑gaywings, ↑bird on the wing, ↑Polygala paucifolia • Hypernyms:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • fringed polygala — a North American milkwort, Polygala paucifolia, having flowers with purplish pink, winglike petals and a fringed tube. Also called flowering wintergreen, gaywings. * * * …   Universalium

  • Polygala paucifolia — Taxobox name = Dwarf Milkwort image caption = Gaywings taken at the Botanical Gardens at Asheville regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Fabales familia = Polygalaceae genus = Polygala species = P. paucifolia… …   Wikipedia

  • Polygala paucifolia — gay wings gay wings n. A common trailing perennial milkwort ({Polygala paucifolia}) of eastern North America having leaves like wintergreen and usually rosy purple flowers with winged sepals. Syn: flowering wintergreen, gaywings, bird on the wing …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Polygala paucifolia — gay wings gay wings n. A common trailing perennial milkwort ({Polygala paucifolia}) of eastern North America having leaves like wintergreen and usually rosy purple flowers with winged sepals. Syn: flowering wintergreen, gaywings, bird on the wing …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Polygala paucifolia — bird on the wing ird on the wing n. a common trailing perennial milkwort of eastern North America ({Polygala paucifolia}), having leaves like wintergreen and usually rosy purple flowers with winged sepals. Syn: flowering wintergreen, gaywings,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Polygala paucifolia — noun common trailing perennial milkwort of eastern North America having leaves like wintergreen and usually rosy purple flowers with winged sepals • Syn: ↑flowering wintergreen, ↑gaywings, ↑bird on the wing, ↑fringed polygala • Hypernyms:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Polygala — vulgaris Scientific classification Kingdom: Plant …   Wikipedia

  • Polygala vulgaris — Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae (unranked) …   Wikipedia

  • fringed milkwort — smulkialapė putokšlė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Putokšlinių šeimos dekortayvinis augalas (Polygala paucifolia), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Polygala paucifolia angl. fringed milkwort; gay wings šaltinis Valstybinės… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

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