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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A woodland plant (Tiarella cordifolia) of eastern North America, having a narrow cluster of small white flowers. Also called false miterwort.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Any of the genus Tiarella of wildflowers and garden plants in the saxifrage family.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. stoloniferous white-flowered spring-blooming woodland plant

Etymologies

foam +‎ flower (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Its bricks are made from recycled waste, and it has bike parking, bike showers, high-performance windows, and three green roofs planted with golden stonecrop, sweet woodruff, Allegheny foamflower and Solomon's seal.

    After a Bitter Battle, a Quiet End

  • So, I capered off with Zak to dig up irises, coral bells, foxglove, primroses, violets, bugleweed, forget me nots and foamflower from our huge perennial beds.

    Tigers & Strawberries » Green Gold

  • The textured foliage blends well with the bold leaves of hostas and is great in combination with other early-season flowers, such as bleeding heart, foamflower and columbine.

    Memphis Commercial Appeal Stories

  • Mid-May visitors can expect to see lilacs, Korean spice viburnum, flowering dogwood, redbud, foamflower, flowering crabapples and trillium.

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