spotted wintergreen


an evergreen plant, Chimaphila maculata, of central North America, having leaves with mottled-white veins and white, fragrant flowers.

Words nearby spotted wintergreen

Origin of spotted wintergreen

An Americanism dating back to 1840–50
Also called rheumatism-root. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019