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a name given to a number of plants which have red leaves or roots, or which are popularly considered either to draw blood or to reduce bleeding
any of various plants having red roots, markings, or juices, as the redroot or bloodroot.
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|Noun||1.||bloodwort - any of various plants of the family Haemodoraceae; roots contain a deep red coloring matter|
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests