Entry from US English dictionary
1A creeping or trailing plant, in particular.
- Similar to many weeds, creeping Charlie will tolerate a wide variety of soils and environmental conditions.
- Although creeping Charlie tolerates some shade, growth may be sparse if light is minimal.
- Controlling creeping Charlie takes some work and is frequently not totally successful.
1.1 another term for moneywort.
1.2 another term for ground ivy.
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Syllabification: creep·ing Char·lie
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