heart-leaf


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Noun1.heart-leaf - wild ginger having persistent heart-shaped pungent leavesheart-leaf - wild ginger having persistent heart-shaped pungent leaves; West Virginia to Alabama
Asarum, genus Asarum - wild ginger
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
2.heart-leaf - evergreen low-growing perennial having mottled green and silvery-grey heart-shaped pungent leavesheart-leaf - evergreen low-growing perennial having mottled green and silvery-grey heart-shaped pungent leaves; Virginia to South Carolina
wild ginger - low-growing perennial herb with pungent gingery leaves and rhizomes
References in classic literature ?
The most aldermanic, with his chin upon a heart-leaf, which serves for a napkin to his drooling chaps, under this northern shore quaffs a deep draught of the once scorned water, and passes round the cup with the ejaculation tr-r-r-oonk, tr-r-r--oonk, tr-r-r-oonk
The logo was softened, using lowercase letters and a heart-leaf flower to signal nature-based science.