(n) some of a few evergreen plants for the genus Chimaphila, particularly the Eurasian types C. umbellata, having white or pinkish blossoms grouped in a terminal corymb. Also called prince's-pine.
(n) some of a few evergreen plants, regarding the genus Chimaphila, having pale pink leaves; the prince's pine; in particular, the umbellate wintergreen, Chimaphila umbellata.
(n) a minimal evergreen plant (Chimaphila umbellata), with thin, wedge-lanceolate leaves, and an umbel of pretty nodding fragrant blossoms. It's been used in nephritic conditions. Called additionally prince's pine.