Podophyllum peltatum

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Noun1.Podophyllum peltatum - North American herb with poisonous root stock and edible though insipid fruitPodophyllum peltatum - North American herb with poisonous root stock and edible though insipid fruit
genus Podophyllum, Podophyllum - perennial rhizomatous herbs
May apple - edible but insipid fruit of the May apple plant
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
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Also popular, Parres adds, are Irish expressions, such as Paddy Bee Sting and Paddy Devil's Apple, as well as Bushmills Irish Honey.
The mandrake (Mandragora officinarum), sometimes called the devil's apple, belongs to the nightshade family (Solanaceae) and is a relative of the tomato, potato and deadly nightshade.