Nabalus


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Noun1.Nabalus - genus of North American and east Asian perennial herbsNabalus - genus of North American and east Asian perennial herbs; sometimes included in genus Prenanthes
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
aster family, Asteraceae, Compositae, family Asteraceae, family Compositae - plants with heads composed of many florets: aster; daisy; dandelion; goldenrod; marigold; lettuces; ragweed; sunflower; thistle; zinnia
rattlesnake root - a plant of the genus Nabalus
cankerweed, Nabalus alba, Prenanthes alba, white lettuce - herb of northeastern North America having drooping clusters of yellowish-white flowers; sometimes placed in genus Prenanthes
gall of the earth, lion's foot, Nabalus serpentarius, Prenanthes serpentaria - common perennial herb widely distributed in the southern and eastern United States having drooping clusters of pinkish flowers and thick basal leaves suggesting a lion's foot in shape; sometimes placed in genus Prenanthes
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0.014 0.14 0.15 Micranthes micranthidifolia 7.342 3.00 10.34 Mitchella repens 0.074 0.42 0.49 Mitella diphylla 0.007 0.07 0.08 Monarda didyma 3.870 4.33 8.20 Nabalus altissimus 0.155 0.91 1.06 Oclemena acuminata 0.014 0.14 0.15 Osmorhiza claytonii 0.226 0.56 0.79 Oxalis violacea 0.081 0.84 0.92 Persicaria sagittata 0.007 0.07 0.08 Phacelia fimbriata 0.007 0.07 0.08 Phlox stolonifera 0.125 0.14 0.26 Pilea pumila 0.898 0.56 1.46 Platanthera clavellata 0.007 0.07 0.08 Platanthera psycodes * 0.024 0.07 0.09 Podophyllum peltatum 0.024 0.07 0.09 Polygonatum biflorum var.
Nabalus (rattlesnake root), 1857; altissimus (tall white lettuce), Chesuncook woods, 1853.