Polygonum orientale
kiss-me-over-the-garden-gate kiss-me-over-the-garden-gate n. An annual ({Polygonum orientale}) with broadly ovate leaves and slender drooping spikes of crimson flowers; it is native to Southeastern Asia and Australia, and naturalized in North America.

Syn: prince's-feather, prince's feather, princess feather, prince's-plume, {Polygonum orientale}. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Polygonum orientale — kiss me over the garden gate kiss me over the garden gate n. An annual ({Polygonum orientale}) with broadly ovate leaves and slender drooping spikes of crimson flowers; it is native to Southeastern Asia and Australia, and naturalized in North… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Polygonum orientale — ID 66452 Symbol Key POOR2 Common Name kiss me over the garden gate Family Polygonaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, CA, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Polygonum orientale — noun annual with broadly ovate leaves and slender drooping spikes of crimson flowers; southeastern Asia and Australia; naturalized in North America • Syn: ↑prince s feather, ↑princess feather, ↑kiss me over the garden gate, ↑prince s plume •… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Polygonum orientale L. — Symbol POOR2 Common Name kiss me over the garden gate Botanical Family Polygonaceae …   Scientific plant list

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