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pickerelweed

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noun pick·er·el·weed \-ˌwēd\

Definition of pickerelweed

  1. :  a shallow-water monocotyledonous perennial plant (Pontederia cordata) chiefly of the eastern United States and Canada with large leaves and a spike of purplish-blue flowers



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1836

First Known Use of pickerelweed

1836


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