dyer's-greenweed

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dyer's-greenweed

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dyer's-broom

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(Plants) a small Eurasian leguminous shrub, Genista tinctoria, whose yellow flowers yield a yellow dye, formerly mixed with woad to produce the colour Kendal green. Also called: dyeweed, woadwaxen or woodwaxen