Definition of Dicentra cucullaria
1. Noun. Delicate spring-flowering plant of the eastern United States having white flowers with double spurs.
Group relationships: Dicentra, Genus Dicentra
Generic synonyms: Herb, Herbaceous Plant
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dicentra Cucullaria
Literary usage of Dicentra cucullaria
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1. The Child and Childhood in Folk Thought: (The Child in Primative Culture) by Alexander Francis Chamberlain (1896)
"Boys and girls, Dicentra cucullaria. In New York. ... Girls and boys, Dicentra cucullaria. In Vermont. Little boy's breeches, Dicentra cucullaria. ..."
2. The Ottawa Naturalist by Ottawa Field-Naturalists' Club (1907)
"32) and Dicentra cucullaria DC To these may be added, according to Miss Sargant: ... Dicentra cucullaria is described by Irmisch, and the cotyledon of this ..."
3. Report of the Geological Survey of Ohio by Geological Survey of Ohio (1893)
"A CUCULLARIA (L.) (Dicentra cucullaria DC.) Dutchman's Breeches. Common over the whole state. ..."