Veronicastrum virginicum


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Noun1.Veronicastrum virginicum - a tall perennial herb having spikes of small white or purple flowersVeronicastrum virginicum - a tall perennial herb having spikes of small white or purple flowers; common in eastern North America
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
family Scrophulariaceae, figwort family, foxglove family, Scrophulariaceae - a family of dicotyledonous plants of the order Polemoniales; includes figwort and snapdragon and foxglove and toadflax and speedwell and mullein; in some classifications placed in the order Scrophulariales
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Culver's root plants (Veronicastrum virginicum) have been blooming for weeks in the dappled shade of my backyard.
PLANT OF THE WEEK VERONICASTRUM VIRGINICUM 'ALBUM' THE tall elegant spires of Veronicastrum 'Album' weave like white wands.
(#) Veronicastrum virginicum (L.) Farw.; SYN: Veronica virginica L., Leptandra virginica (L.) Nutt.; Culver's-Root; Eastern edge of fen; Rare; C = 8; BSUH 16775, 16987.