Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps

Noun: bitterroot  'bi-tu(r),root
  1. Showy succulent ground-hugging plant of Rocky Mountains regions having deep to pale pink flowers and fleshy farinaceous roots; the Montana state flower
    - Lewisia rediviva

Derived forms: bitterroots

Type of: wild flower, wildflower

Part of: genus Lewisia, Lewisia

Encyclopedia: Bitterroot