Definition of Helleborus niger
1. Noun. European evergreen plant with white or purplish rose-like winter-blooming flowers.
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Literary usage of Helleborus niger
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1. A Manual of organic materia medica: Being a Guide to Materia Medica of the by John Michael Maisch (1892)
"helleborus niger.—Transverse section of rhizome and root, magnified 3 diam. FIG. 94. Helleborus virdis.—Transverse section of rhizome and root, ..."
2. The Encyclopedia of Pure Materia Medica: A Record of the Positive Effects of by Timothy Field Allen (1879)
"Mrs. Edgeworth afterwards tried the effect of the plant, and with precisely the same result helleborus niger. Authorities. 36, Cattell, Brit. ..."