wild hyacinth

noun

Definition of wild hyacinth

:any of several plants with flowers suggestive of hyacinths: such as
a :a camas (Camassia scilloides) of eastern North America with white or bluish racemose flowers
b :bluebell 2a
c :any of several western North American herbs (genus Brodiaea) of the lily family with grasslike basal leaves and variously colored flowers

First Known Use of wild hyacinth

circa 1794


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