Arnica acaulis
leopardbane leop"ard*bane (l[e^]p"[~e]rd*b[=a]n`), n. Any of several herbs of the genus {Doronicum} (as {Doronicum acaule} syn. {Arnica acaulis}) having alternate often clasping stem leaves cultivated for their long stalks of yellow flower heads. See {leopard's bane}.

Syn: leopard's-bane, leopard's bane. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]

{false" leop`ard*bane} (f[add]ls" l[e^]p`[~e]rd*b[=a]n`), n. Any of several herbs of the genus {Doronicum}, such as the {great false leopardbane} ({Doronicum pardalianches}) of North America and the {oriental false leopardbane} ({Doronicum orientale} syn. {Doronicum caucasicum}). [PJC]


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