Definition of creeping Jenny in English:

creeping Jenny

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noun

  • A trailing evergreen European plant with round glossy leaves and yellow flowers, growing in damp places and by water. Also called moneywort.
    • Lysimachia nummularia, family Primulaceae
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    • The creeping Jenny is covered with yellow flowers in summer.
    • The creeping Jenny and begonia were the old reliables.
    • Lime green sweet potato vine, white-flowered bacopa, and small-leafed creeping Jenny spill over the urn's edges.

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