Definition of False rue anemone

1. Noun. Slender erect perennial of eastern North America having tuberous roots and pink-tinged white flowers; resembles meadow rue.

Exact synonyms: False Rue, Isopyrum Biternatum
Group relationships: Genus Isopyrum, Isopyrum
Generic synonyms: Herb, Herbaceous Plant

Lexicographical Neighbors of False Rue Anemone

false pelvis
false pimpernel
false positive
false positives
false pregnancy
false pretence
false pretense
false pretenses
false projection
false punishment
false ragweed
false return
false rib
false ringbone
false rue
false rue anemone (current term)
false saber-toothed tiger
false saffron
false sago
false sarsaparilla
false scent
false scorpion
false shower
false showers
false signal
false smut
false start
false statement
false step
false steps

Literary usage of False rue anemone

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Minnesota Plant Life by Conway MacMillan (1899)
"There are several seeds in each cap- sule of the false rue-anemone, but only one seed in each nutlet of the true. Both plants are abundant in the woods ..."

2. Report: New York by Otis Stuart (1904)
"false rue anemone. Very common on "beech and maple" land, but not on oak. C. & S. ACTAEA L. *991. A. alba (L.) Mill. White Baneberry. Cohosh. ..."

3. Reports of the Survey (1899)
"This plant may be distinguished from the false rue-anemone, which resembles it superficially to a marked degree, by the character of the tuberous roots. ..."

4. Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science by Kansas Academy of Science (1895)
"Isopyrum, false rue anemone. I. biternatum. Snow. Aquilegia, Columbine. A. Canadensis. Cliffs near Humboldt. Delphinium, Larkspur. D. tricorne. ..."

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