German catchfly

noun

Definition of German catchfly

: a Eurasian perennial herb (Lynchnis viscaria) with red or purple flowers that has viscid patches on the stem below the flower clusters and is used as an ornamental

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“German catchfly.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/German%20catchfly. Accessed 19 Jan. 2022.

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