cucumber-root

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A liliaceous plant of the United States, Medeola Virginica, allied to Trillium, having two whorls of leaves on the slender stem, and an umbel of recurved flowers.

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Examples

  • Medeola Virginica (Indian cucumber-root), West Branch and Chesuncook woods.

    The Maine Woods

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