grass-of-parnassus definition

  • noun:
    • Any of different often evergreen bog plants for the genus Parnassia having wide smooth basal leaves and an individual pale buttercuplike flower.
    • any of various typically evergreen bog plants regarding the genus Parnassia having wide smooth basal leaves and just one pale rose resembling a buttercup

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