Definition of Peltandra virginica
1. Noun. Perennial herb of the eastern United States having arrowhead-shaped leaves and an elongate pointed spathe and green berries.
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Literary usage of Peltandra virginica
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1. Rhodora by New England Botanical Club (1902)
"NEW STATIONS FOR Peltandra virginica AND CONOPHOLIS AMERICANA IN MAINE.— During the last of July, 1900, I found a number of plants of Peltandra virginica ..."
2. Memoirs of the Torrey Botanical Club by Torrey Botanical Club (1894)
"Peltandra virginica (L.) Kunth, Enum. 3: 43 (1841). Arum Virginicum L. Sp. PI. 966 (1753). Peltandra undulata Raf. Journ. Phys. 89: 103 (1819). 6. ..."
3. How to Know Wild Fruits: A Guide to Plants when Not in Flower by Means of by Maude Gridley Peterson (1914)
"... ARROW-ARUM Peltandra virginica Peltandra undulata Amm Family Fruit. — The berries grow in a head similar to the fruits of Indian Turnip and Dragon Root. ..."