trailing

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mostly trailing cacti having nocturnal white flowers; tropical America and Caribbean region Acanthocereus , genus Acanthocereus
trailing European aromatic plant of the mint family having rounded leaves and small purplish flowers often grown in hanging baskets; naturalized in North America; sometimes placed in genus Nepeta alehoof , field balm , gill-over-the-ground , Glechoma hederaceae , ground ivy , Nepeta hederaceae , runaway robin
trailing plant having crowded clusters of 3 brilliant deep pink flowers resembling a single flower blooming near the ground; found in dry gravelly or sandy soil; southwestern United States and Mexico Allionia incarnata , trailing four o'clock , trailing windmills
trailing red-fruited plant American cranberry , large cranberry , Vaccinium macrocarpon
trailing grass native to Europe now cosmopolitan in warm regions; used for lawns and pastures especially in southern United States and India Bahama grass , Bermuda grass , Cynodon dactylon , devil grass , doob , kweek , scutch grass , star grass
common trailing perennial milkwort of eastern North America having leaves like wintergreen and usually rosy-purple flowers with winged sepals bird-on-the-wing , flowering wintergreen , fringed polygala , gaywings , Polygala paucifolia
stout-stemmed trailing shrub of New Zealand that scrambles over other growth bush lawyer , lawyer bush , lawyerbush , Rubus australis , Rubus cissoides
fern of New Zealand and Australia having trailing fronds with dark green buttonlike leaflets button fern , Pellaea rotundifolia
weedy trailing mat-forming herb with bright yellow flowers cultivated for its edible mildly acid leaves eaten raw or cooked especially in Indian and Greek and Middle Eastern cuisine; cosmopolitan common purslane , Portulaca oleracea , pusly , pussley , verdolagas
small trailing bush of Europe and Asia having straggling branches with silky green leaves of which several varieties are cultivated creeping willow , Salix repens
low-growing to prostrate shrub with slender trailing branches; New Zealand Dacridium laxifolius , Lepidothamnus laxifolius , mountain rimu
blackberry-like fruits of any of several trailing blackberry bushes dewberry
any of several trailing blackberry brambles especially of North America dewberry , dewberry bush , running blackberry
hockey pass, deceptive, to trailing teammate drop pass
small creeping evergreen shrubs: trailing arbutus Epigaea , genus Epigaea
small red-fruited trailing cranberry of Arctic and cool regions of the northern hemisphere European cranberry , small cranberry , Vaccinium oxycoccus
genus of mainly tropical fleshy or trailing herbs genus Portulaca
commonly cultivated trailing South American plant with peltate leaves and rosy flowers hanging geranium , ivy-leaved geranium , ivy geranium , Pelargonium peltatum
Asiatic trailing evergreen honeysuckle with half-evergreen leaves and fragrant white flowers turning yellow with age; has become a weed in some areas Japanese honeysuckle , Lonicera japonica
hairy trailing or prostrate western Australian vine with bright scarlet-pink flowers Kennedia prostrata , running postman , scarlet runner
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