Meaning of alkanet
Pronunciation: (al'ku-net"), [key]
- a European plant, Alkanna tinctoria, of the borage family.
- the root of this plant, yielding a red dye.
- the dye itself.
- any of several similar hairy plants, as the bugloss, Anchusa officinalis, or a puccoon of the genus Lithospermum.
- alkanet (Thesaurus)