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Related to Poterium: Poterium sanguisorba
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Noun1.Poterium - a genus of thorny herbs or shrubs of the family RosaceaePoterium - a genus of thorny herbs or shrubs of the family Rosaceae
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
family Rosaceae, Rosaceae, rose family - a large family of dicotyledonous plants of order Rosales; have alternate leaves and five-petaled flowers with numerous stamens
burnet bloodwort, pimpernel, Poterium sanguisorba, salad burnet - European garden herb with purple-tinged flowers and leaves that are sometimes used for salads
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Linneo la incluyo en el genero Poterium, derivado del griego poterion, vasito, probablemente por la forma del caliz de las flores.
A pretty herb, fresh burnet Poterium sanguisorba) gives a lacy look and a light cucumber flavor to foods it accompanies.