alpine spring beauty


Definition of alpine spring beauty

: a fleshy perennial herb (Claytonia megarrhiza) found on summits of the Rocky mountains

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First Known Use of alpine spring beauty

1915, in the meaning defined above

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“Alpine spring beauty.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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