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Noun: ground ivy  grawnd I-vee
  1. 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, runaway robin, Glechoma hederaceae, Nepeta hederaceae

Derived forms: ground ivies

Type of: vine

Part of: genus Glechoma, Glechoma

Encyclopedia: Ground ivy