Definition of Prenanthes alba
1. Noun. Herb of northeastern North America having drooping clusters of yellowish-white flowers; sometimes placed in genus Prenanthes.
Group relationships: Genus Nabalus, Nabalus
Generic synonyms: Rattlesnake Root
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Literary usage of Prenanthes alba
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1. Botany of the United States North of Virginia: Comprising Descriptions of by Lewis Caleb Beck (1848)
"1st Ed. prenanthes alba,\Ki. nana Dig. White Mountains, NH Big. Summit of Mount Marcy, Essex county, NY Torr. Aug. 1|..—Stem 5—12 inches high, smooth. ..."