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Definition 1: mostly perennial herbs with sticky stems that catch insects; widespread in north temperate zone - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for catchfly in the sense of this definition

(catchfly is a kind of ...) a plant cultivated for its blooms or blossoms

(... is a kind of catchfly ) common perennial native to Europe and western Asia having usually pink flowers with ragged petals

(... is a kind of catchfly ) Eurasian garden perennial having scarlet flowers in dense terminal heads

(... is a kind of catchfly ) an old cottage garden plant of southeastern Europe widely cultivated for its attractive white woolly foliage and showy crimson flowers

(... is a member of catchfly) genus of plants strongly resembling those of genus Silene: catchfly

Definition 2: any plant of the genus Silene - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for catchfly in the sense of this definition

(catchfly is a kind of ...) a plant cultivated for its blooms or blossoms

(... is a kind of catchfly ) tuft- or mat-forming dwarf perennial of Arctic regions of western and central Europe and North America

(... is a kind of catchfly ) perennial of eastern and central North America having short-stalked pink or white flowers in hairy clusters

(... is a kind of catchfly ) biennial European catchfly having red or pink flowers; sometimes placed in genus Lychnis

(... is a kind of catchfly ) bluish-green herb having sticky stems and clusters of large evening-opening white flowers with much-inflated calyx; sometimes placed in genus Lychnis

(... is a kind of catchfly ) perennial herb of eastern North America, having red flowers with narrow notched petals

(... is a kind of catchfly ) perennial of Arctic Europe having large white flowers with inflated calyx

(... is a member of catchfly) large widely distributed genus of plants having mostly showy flowers of various colors: campion; catchfly

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