piggyback plant


a plant, Tolmiea menziesii, of the saxifrage family, native to western North America, that produces new plants at the base of its broad, hairy leaves and that is popular as a houseplant.

Nearby words

  1. piggott,
  2. piggy,
  3. piggy bank,
  4. piggyback,
  5. piggyback car,
  6. pigheaded,
  7. pigheadedly,
  8. piglet,
  9. pigling,
  10. pigmeat

Also called pickaback plant.

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