lewisia definition

  • noun:
    • Any plant for the genus Lewisia.
    • A genus of polypetalous plants belonging to the natural purchase Portulace√¶, the purslane family, distinguished with from 5 to 8 sepals and from 8 to 10 petals.
    • genus of western us low-growing herbs having linear woolly leaves and large red blossoms

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