rose-root


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rose-root

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(Plants) a Eurasian crassulaceous mountain plant, Sedum rosea, with fleshy pink-tipped leaves, a thick fleshy pinkish underground stem, and a cluster of yellow flowers. Also called: midsummer-men
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Noun1.rose-root - Eurasian mountain plant with fleshy pink-tipped leaves and a cluster of yellow flowersrose-root - Eurasian mountain plant with fleshy pink-tipped leaves and a cluster of yellow flowers
genus Sedum - large genus of rock plants having thick fleshy leaves
sedum - any of various plants of the genus Sedum
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To minimize rose-root disturbance, start annuals from seeds or sixpacks.