dogtooth violet definition

  • noun:
    • any one of several flowers associated with genus Erythronium, having leaves with reddish blotches and nodding, colorful, solitary, lilylike plants on leafless stems. Also known as adder's-tongue, trout lily.
    • a small, bulbous herb associated with Lily household (genus Erythronium). It offers two shining level leaves and frequently one big rose.
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    • perennial woodland spring-flowering plant; extensively cultivated
    • Any of several plants of genus Erythronium, having leaves with reddish blotches and nodding, colorful, solitary, lilylike flowers on leafless stems. Also referred to as adder's-tongue, trout lily.
    • a small, bulbous herb associated with the Lily family members (genus Erythronium). It's two shining flat leaves and commonly one big rose.
    • See under Dogtooth.
    • perennial woodland spring-flowering plant; widely cultivated
    • some of several flowers for the genus Erythronium, having leaves with reddish blotches and nodding, colorful, solitary, lilylike flowers on leafless stems. Also called adder's-tongue, trout lily.
    • a tiny, bulbous herb regarding the Lily family members (genus Erythronium). It has two shining level leaves and frequently one big rose.
    • View under Dogtooth.
    • perennial woodland spring-flowering plant; widely cultivated
    • Any of a few plants for the genus Erythronium, having leaves with reddish blotches and nodding, colorful, solitary, lilylike plants on leafless stems. Also called adder's-tongue, trout lily.
    • a little, bulbous natural herb associated with Lily family members (genus Erythronium). It offers two shining flat leaves and frequently one large flower.
    • View under Dogtooth.
    • perennial woodland spring-flowering plant; extensively cultivated

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