barrenwort


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barrenwort

(ˈbærənˌwɜːt)
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(Plants) a herbaceous European berberidaceous plant, Epimedium alpinum, having red-and-yellow star-shaped flowers
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Noun1.barrenwort - slow-growing creeping plant with semi-evergreen leaves on erect wiry stemsbarrenwort - slow-growing creeping plant with semi-evergreen leaves on erect wiry stems; used as ground cover
Epimedium, genus Epimedium - herbaceous perennials of Mediterranean to India and eastern Asia
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
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Dwarf varieties of ferns are lovely neighbors to barrenwort, lungwort and small hostas.
Products with ingredients extracted from plants, such as puncturevine (Tribulus terrestris), barrenwort (Epimedium), and valerian are labeled as supplementary foods in some countries but are classified as Chinese herbal medicine in Taiwan.
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