Definition of fireweed in English:

fireweed

Syllabification: fire·weed
Pronunciation: /ˈfīrˌwēd
 
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noun

  • 1A plant that springs up on burned land, especially the pink-flowered Epilobium angustifolium, a widespread willow herb.
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    • Seeds dispersed by wind fell on the soil leading to the appearance of hardy plants like fireweed and lupine.
    • He waved a hand at the rutted, cratered fields, now overgrown with grass and great crimson drifts of poppies and fireweed.
    • He strode toward her, brushing past vivid magenta blooms of fireweed and purple geranium.

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