Definition of moneywort in English:


Pronunciation /ˈmənēˌwərt/ /ˈməniˌwərt/ /ˈmənēˌwôrt/ /ˈməniˌwɔrt/


  • A trailing evergreen plant with round glossy leaves and yellow flowers, growing in damp places and by water. Native to Europe, it is also common throughout the northeastern and north central US.

    Lysimachia nummularia, family Primulaceae

    • ‘Play up the bold form and elaborate texture by surrounding it with comparatively plain and simple plants such as ‘Margarita’ golden moneywort, or ‘Elijah Blue’ rescue.’