jewelweed: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: ( j'ul-wēd"), [key]
— n.
  1. any of several plants of the genus Impatiens, esp. I. capensis, having orange-yellow flowers spotted with reddish brown, or I. pallida, having yellow flowers sometimes spotted with brownish red. Cf. touch-me-not.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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