1. [ noun ] (botany) a plant that grows partly or wholly in water whether rooted in the mud, as a lotus, or floating without anchorage, as the water hyacinth
Synonyms: hydrophyte hydrophytic_plant aquatic_plant
Related terms: vascular_plant hornwort water_lily golden_club arrow_arum water_shamrock cryptocoryne awlwort featherfoil water_pimpernel water_milfoil water_chestnut pipewort pistia duckweed water_hyacinth water_star_grass naiad frogbit hydrilla American_frogbit waterweed tape_grass pondweed eelgrass water_starwort golden_saxifrage water_speedwell water_crowfoot marsh_plant wampee pad
Similar spelling:   water_plantain