Comptonia asplenifolia

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Related to Comptonia asplenifolia: Comptonia peregrina
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Noun1.Comptonia asplenifolia - deciduous shrub of eastern North America with sweet scented fernlike leaves and tiny white flowers
Comptonia, genus Comptonia - one species: sweet fern
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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Also sweet fern (Comptonia asplenifolia) has an ingredient which seems to act on the poison ivy oil and lessens its effect.