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Noun1.sawwort - European perennial whose serrate leaves yield a yellow dye
genus Serratula, Serratula - genus of Old World perennial herbs with spirally arranged toothed leaves
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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The wildflowers here are spectacular, including rare Alpine species, such as sawwort, hawkweed and purple and mountain saxifrage.