false Solomon's seal


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Related to false Solomon's seal: Maianthemum racemosum, Smilacina racemosa

false Solomon's seal

n.
Any of several woodland plants of the genus Maianthemum (formerly Smilacina), having a cluster of small greenish-white flowers at the tip of a long stem.
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Not many people venture to the back of the park," she said on Sunday, bending down to breathe in her favorite native plant, false Solomon's seal, because it smells like roses.
While red-eyed vireos imitate robins, and Eastern wood-pewees onomatopoetically whistle in the canopy, false Solomon's seal and blackberry have begun blooming on the forest floor.