candyweed
candyweed can"dy*weed` (k[a^]n"d[-e]*w[=e]d`), n. bog plant ({Polygala lutea}) of pine barrens of southeastern U.S. having spikes of irregular yellow-orange flowers.

Syn: orange milkwort, yellow milkwort, yellow bachelor's button. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • candyweed — noun bog plant of pine barrens of southeastern United States having spikes of irregular yellow orange flowers • Syn: ↑orange milkwort, ↑yellow milkwort, ↑yellow bachelor s button, ↑Polygala lutea • Hypernyms: ↑milkwort * * * ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Polygala lutea — candyweed can dy*weed (k[a^]n d[ e]*w[=e]d ), n. bog plant ({Polygala lutea}) of pine barrens of southeastern U.S. having spikes of irregular yellow orange flowers. Syn: orange milkwort, yellow milkwort, yellow bachelor s button. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • orange milkwort — noun bog plant of pine barrens of southeastern United States having spikes of irregular yellow orange flowers • Syn: ↑yellow milkwort, ↑candyweed, ↑yellow bachelor s button, ↑Polygala lutea • Hypernyms: ↑milkwort * * * noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • Polygala lutea — noun bog plant of pine barrens of southeastern United States having spikes of irregular yellow orange flowers • Syn: ↑orange milkwort, ↑yellow milkwort, ↑candyweed, ↑yellow bachelor s button • Hypernyms: ↑milkwort …   Useful english dictionary

  • yellow bachelor's button — noun bog plant of pine barrens of southeastern United States having spikes of irregular yellow orange flowers • Syn: ↑orange milkwort, ↑yellow milkwort, ↑candyweed, ↑Polygala lutea • Hypernyms: ↑milkwort …   Useful english dictionary

  • yellow milkwort — noun bog plant of pine barrens of southeastern United States having spikes of irregular yellow orange flowers • Syn: ↑orange milkwort, ↑candyweed, ↑yellow bachelor s button, ↑Polygala lutea • Hypernyms: ↑milkwort * * * noun …   Useful english dictionary

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