stonecress


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Noun1.stonecress - any Old World herb of the genus Aethionema; native of sunny limestone habitats
Aethionema, genus Aethionema - Old World genus of the family Cruciferae
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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In the pastel planting, pink penstemons with upright spikes of tubular flowers contrast with such mounding plants as pinks (Dianthus) and stonecress (Aethionema coridifolium).