poor man's weatherglass


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Related to poor man's weatherglass: Anagallis arvensis
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Noun1.Poor man's weatherglass - herb with scarlet or white or purple blossoms that close at approach of rainy weatherpoor man's weatherglass - herb with scarlet or white or purple blossoms that close at approach of rainy weather
pimpernel - any of several plants of the genus Anagallis
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For instance, Anagallis arvensis is known as scarlet pimpernel, shepherd's barometer, and poor man's weatherglass. The book's compact design makes it a handy travel companion.