mistflower

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n mistflower rhizomatous plant of central and southeastern United States and West Indies having large showy heads of clear blue flowers; sometimes placed in genus Eupatorium
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Mistflower a North American plant of the Aster family, with clusters of blue or violet flowers
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. mist, darkness; Ice. mistr, mist, Dut. mist.