Snow plant

Definition of Snow plant

(Bot.) a fleshy parasitic herb (Sarcodes sanguinea) growing in the coniferous forests of California. It is all of a bright red color, and is fabled to grow from the snow, through which it sometimes shoots up.

See also: Snow

Related Words

genus Sarcodes, Sarcodes, Sarcodes sanguinea, wild flower, wildflower
Word:

Browse

Snout
Snout beetle
Snout moth
Snouty
Snow
Snow banner
Snow bunting
Snow cock
Snow flea
Snow flood
Snow flower
Snow fly
Snow gnat
Snow goose
Snow leopard
Snow line
Snow mouse
Snow partridge
Snow pheasant
Snow pigeon
-Snow plant-
Snow plow
Snow-blind
Snow-bound
Snow-broth
Snow-capped
Snow-white
Snowball
Snowball bush
Snowberry
Snowbird
Snowcap
Snowdrift
Snowdrop
Snowdrop tree
Snowflake
Snowfleck
Snowl
Snowless
Snowplow
Snowshed
# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

© 2014 Delaflex, Inc.Dictionary Home