Dracunculus vulgaris


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Noun1.Dracunculus vulgaris - European arum resembling the cuckoopint
aroid, arum - any plant of the family Araceae; have small flowers massed on a spadix surrounded by a large spathe
Dracunculus, genus Dracunculus - tuberous herbaceous perennials: dragon arum
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These included such ordinary plants as kale, carrots and turnips, and such exotic-sounding items as dragons (Dracunculus vulgaris L.) and asarabacca (Asarum europaeum).
Its elegant green leaves and fragrant primrose spathes, or modified leaves, are in stark contrast to the putrid whiff from the dragon arum, dracunculus vulgaris.