garden heliotrope


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garden heliotrope

n.
A widely cultivated valerian (Valeriana officinalis) having clusters of small, fragrant, purplish, pink, or white flowers and strong-smelling rhizomes used medicinally as a sedative.

gar′den he′liotrope


n.
the cultivated valerian, Valeriana officinalis.
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Noun1.garden heliotrope - tall rhizomatous plant having very fragrant flowers and rhizomes used medicinallygarden heliotrope - tall rhizomatous plant having very fragrant flowers and rhizomes used medicinally
valerian - a plant of the genus Valeriana having lobed or dissected leaves and cymose white or pink flowers