1. [ noun ] (botany) perennial North American plant with grayish hairy foliage yielding a red or yellow pigment
Synonyms: paint_Indian Lithospermum_canescens hoary_puccoon
Related terms: herb Lithospermum
2. [ noun ] (botany) European annual with clusters of greenish flowers followed by red pulpy berrylike fruit; naturalized North America
Synonyms: strawberry_pigweed Chenopodium_capitatum strawberry_blite
Related terms: goosefoot
Similar spelling:   Indian_pea