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Definitions and Synonyms of shellflower | Another word for shellflower | What is shellflower?

Definition 1: showy perennial of marshlands of eastern and central North America having waxy lanceolate leaves and flower with lower part creamy white and upper parts pale pink to deep purple - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for shellflower in the sense of this definition

(shellflower is a kind of ...) a semiaquatic plant that grows in soft wet land; most are monocots: sedge, sphagnum, grasses, cattails, etc; possibly heath

(... is a member of shellflower) herbaceous perennials: shellflower

Definition 2: cultivated for its shining oblong leaves and arching clusters of white flowers with pink shading and crinkled yellow lips with variegated magenta stripes - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for shellflower in the sense of this definition

(shellflower is a kind of ...) perennial plants having thick branching aromatic rhizomes and leafy reedlike stems

(... is a member of shellflower) perennial rhizomatous herbs of Asia and Australia and Polynesia having ginger-scented rhizomes

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