a rhododendron, Rhododendron macrophyllum, of western North America, having large clusters of rose-purple flowers spotted with brown: the state flower of Washington.
[pingk-root, -roo t] /ˈpɪŋkˌrut, -ˌrʊt/ noun 1. the of any of various plants belonging to the genus Spigelia, of the logania family, especially that of S. marilandica of the U.S., that is used as a vermifuge. 2. any of these plants. /ˈpɪŋkˌruːt/ noun 1. any of several loganiaceous plants of the genus Spigelia, esp S. […]
noun, Plant Pathology. 1. a disease of onions and other plants, characterized by pink, withered roots, caused by a fungus, Pyrenochaeta terrestris.
[pingk] /pɪŋk/ noun 1. a color varying from light crimson to pale reddish purple. 2. any of several plants of the genus Dianthus, as the clove pink or carnation. Compare . 3. the flower of such a plant; carnation. 4. the highest form or degree; prime: a runner in the pink of condition. 5. Older […]
noun 1. a small Pacific salmon, Oncorhynchus gorbuscha, distinguished by its small scales and long anal fin and by the bright red spawning coloration of males, occurring from California to Alaska and in waters of Japan: fished commercially and for sport. noun 1. any salmon having pale pink flesh, esp Oncorhynchus gorbuscha, of the Pacific […]