codlins-and-cream
codlins-and-cream codlins-and-cream n. a plant of Europe and Asia ({Epilobium hirsutum}) having purplish-red flowers and hairy stems and leaves; it was introduced into North America.

Syn: hairy willowherb, {Epilobium hirsutum}. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • codlins-and-cream — noun plant of Europe and Asia having purplish red flowers and hairy stems and leaves; introduced into North America • Syn: ↑hairy willowherb, ↑Epilobium hirsutum • Hypernyms: ↑willowherb …   Useful english dictionary

  • codlins and cream — lə̇nz noun Etymology: alteration of codling (II); from the smell of the leaves and flowers when crushed dialect England : fireweed b …   Useful english dictionary

  • Epilobium hirsutum — codlins and cream codlins and cream n. a plant of Europe and Asia ({Epilobium hirsutum}) having purplish red flowers and hairy stems and leaves; it was introduced into North America. Syn: hairy willowherb, {Epilobium hirsutum}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Epilobium hirsutum — codlins and cream codlins and cream n. a plant of Europe and Asia ({Epilobium hirsutum}) having purplish red flowers and hairy stems and leaves; it was introduced into North America. Syn: hairy willowherb, {Epilobium hirsutum}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Epilobium — Great Willowherb (Epilobium hirsutum) Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae …   Wikipedia

  • Epilobium hirsutum — Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae (unranked) …   Wikipedia

  • Epilobium hirsutum — noun plant of Europe and Asia having purplish red flowers and hairy stems and leaves; introduced into North America • Syn: ↑hairy willowherb, ↑codlins and cream • Hypernyms: ↑willowherb …   Useful english dictionary

  • hairy willowherb — noun plant of Europe and Asia having purplish red flowers and hairy stems and leaves; introduced into North America • Syn: ↑codlins and cream, ↑Epilobium hirsutum • Hypernyms: ↑willowherb …   Useful english dictionary

  • willowherb — noun a plant of the genus Epilobium having pink or yellow flowers and seeds with silky hairs • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant • Hyponyms: ↑fireweed, ↑giant willowherb, ↑rosebay willowherb, ↑wickup, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Epilobium hirsutum L. — Symbol EPHI Common Name codlins and cream Botanical Family Onagraceae …   Scientific plant list

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