1. [ noun ] (botany) a bog orchid with usually a solitary fragrant magenta pink blossom with a wide-gaping corolla; Canada
Synonyms: dragon's_mouth Arethusa_bulbosa bog_rose
Related terms: arethusa genus_Arethusa
2. [ noun ] (botany) perennial of eastern and central North America having short-stalked pink or white flowers in hairy clusters
Synonyms: Silene_caroliniana
Related terms: silene genus_Silene
Similar spelling:   wild_pitch