edelweiss definition

  • noun:
    • An alpine plant (Leontopodium alpinum), indigenous to Europe and having leaves covered with whitish down and little flower heads enclosed by conspicuous whitish bracts.
    • A European perennial alpine plant, Leontopodium alpinum, with downy leaves and tiny white flower minds in a dense group.
    • A little, perennial, white, woolly plant (Leontopodium alpinum), developing at high elevations in Alps. It's the national flower of Austria.
    • The Leontopodium alpinum (Gnaphalium Leontopodium) associated with Alps and Pyrenees, a plant much sought for by tourists in Switzerland, in which it grows at a fantastic height in situations hard of accessibility.
    • alpine perennial plant indigenous to Europe having leaves covered with whitish down and little flower minds held in performers of glistening whitish bracts
    • An alpine plant (Leontopodium alpinum), indigenous to Europe and having leaves covered with whitish down and tiny rose minds in the middle of conspicuous whitish bracts.
    • A European perennial alpine plant, Leontopodium alpinum, with downy leaves and small white-flower heads in a dense cluster.
    • only a little, perennial, white, woolly plant (Leontopodium alpinum), developing at high elevations when you look at the Alps. It's the nationwide flower of Austria.
    • The Leontopodium alpinum (Gnaphalium Leontopodium) of Alps and Pyrenees, a plant much-sought for by people in Switzerland, where it develops at a good height in situations hard of access.
    • alpine perennial plant native to Europe having leaves covered with whitish down and small rose minds held in performers of glistening whitish bracts

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