Definition of Swamp plant

1. Noun. A semiaquatic plant that grows in soft wet land; most are monocots: sedge, sphagnum, grasses, cattails, etc; possibly heath.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Swamp Plant

swamp fly honeysuckle
swamp gum
swamp hare
swamp hickory
swamp honeysuckle
swamp horsetail
swamp laurel
swamp lily
swamp locust
swamp mallow
swamp maple
swamp milkweed
swamp oak
swamp pine
swamp pines
swamp plant (current term)
swamp poplar
swamp rabbit
swamp red oak
swamp rose mallow
swamp sparrow
swamp sunflower
swamp white oak
swamp willow
swamped
swamper
swampers
swamphen
swamphens

Literary usage of Swamp plant

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1. Four Epochs of Life by Elizabeth Hamilton Muncie (1910)
"asked the swamp plant. "'The wind picked me up from the hillside and tossed ... I should,' said the swamp plant sadly, ' were I as beautiful as the members ..."

2. A Practical Course in Botany: With Especial Reference to Its Bearings on by Eliza Frances Andrews (1911)
"swamp plant, the peduncles with a number of yellow flowers. TUFTED LOOSESTRIFE, LYSIMACHIA ... Corolla salver-form; slender, decumbent swamp plant. ..."

3. A Spring Flora for High Schools by Henry Chandler Cowles, John Gaylord Coulter (1915)
"swamp plant, the peduncles with a number of yellow flowers. TUFTED LOOSESTRIFE, LYSIMACHIA ... 0, Corolla salver-form; slender, decumbent swamp plant. ..."

4. Minnesota Plant Life by Conway MacMillan (1899)
"In one kind, the tufted loosestrife, a swamp plant abundant throughout the state, the yellow flowers are grouped in dense racemes which stand in the axils ..."

5. Four Epochs of Life by Elizabeth Hamilton Muncie (1910)
"asked the swamp plant. "'The wind picked me up from the hillside and tossed ... I should,' said the swamp plant sadly, ' were I as beautiful as the members ..."

6. A Practical Course in Botany: With Especial Reference to Its Bearings on by Eliza Frances Andrews (1911)
"swamp plant, the peduncles with a number of yellow flowers. TUFTED LOOSESTRIFE, LYSIMACHIA ... Corolla salver-form; slender, decumbent swamp plant. ..."

7. A Spring Flora for High Schools by Henry Chandler Cowles, John Gaylord Coulter (1915)
"swamp plant, the peduncles with a number of yellow flowers. TUFTED LOOSESTRIFE, LYSIMACHIA ... 0, Corolla salver-form; slender, decumbent swamp plant. ..."

8. Minnesota Plant Life by Conway MacMillan (1899)
"In one kind, the tufted loosestrife, a swamp plant abundant throughout the state, the yellow flowers are ..."

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