Asarum virginicum
heartleaf heartleaf n. (Bot.) 1. wild ginger ({Asarum shuttleworthii}) having persistent heart-shaped pungent leaves, growing from Western Virginia to Alabama.

Syn: {Asarum shuttleworthii}. [WordNet 1.5]

2. (Bot.) An evergreen low-growing perennial ({Asarum virginicum}) having mottled green and silvery-gray heart-shaped pungent leaves, growing from Virginia to South Carolina.

Syn: {Asarum virginicum}. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Asarum virginicum — heartleaf heartleaf n. (Bot.) 1. wild ginger ({Asarum shuttleworthii}) having persistent heart shaped pungent leaves, growing from Western Virginia to Alabama. Syn: {Asarum shuttleworthii}. [WordNet 1.5] 2. (Bot.) An evergreen low growing… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Asarum virginicum — noun evergreen low growing perennial having mottled green and silvery grey heart shaped pungent leaves; Virginia to South Carolina • Syn: ↑heartleaf, ↑heart leaf • Hypernyms: ↑wild ginger …   Useful english dictionary

  • Asarum virginicum L. — Symbol HEVI3 Synonym Symbol ASVI8 Botanical Family Aristolochiaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Asarum shuttleworthii — heartleaf heartleaf n. (Bot.) 1. wild ginger ({Asarum shuttleworthii}) having persistent heart shaped pungent leaves, growing from Western Virginia to Alabama. Syn: {Asarum shuttleworthii}. [WordNet 1.5] 2. (Bot.) An evergreen low growing… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Asarum shuttleworthii — heartleaf heartleaf n. (Bot.) 1. wild ginger ({Asarum shuttleworthii}) having persistent heart shaped pungent leaves, growing from Western Virginia to Alabama. Syn: {Asarum shuttleworthii}. [WordNet 1.5] 2. (Bot.) An evergreen low growing… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Asărum — (A. L.), Pflanzengattung aus der Familie der Aristolochieen, zur Dodekandrie Monogymie L. Arten: A. europaeum, gemeine Haselwurzel (s.d.); A. canadense, in NAmerika, daselbst officinell; A. virginicum, eben daselbst, auch in China, soll unter der …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • heartleaf — n. (Bot.) 1. wild ginger ({Asarum shuttleworthii}) having persistent heart shaped pungent leaves, growing from Western Virginia to Alabama. Syn: {Asarum shuttleworthii}. [WordNet 1.5] 2. (Bot.) An evergreen low growing perennial ({Asarum… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • heartleaf — noun 1. wild ginger having persistent heart shaped pungent leaves; West Virginia to Alabama • Syn: ↑heart leaf, ↑Asarum shuttleworthii • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant • Member Holonyms: ↑Asarum, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • wild ginger — noun low growing perennial herb with pungent gingery leaves and rhizomes • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant • Hyponyms: ↑Canada ginger, ↑black snakeroot, ↑Asarum canadense, ↑heartleaf, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • heart-leaf — noun 1. wild ginger having persistent heart shaped pungent leaves; West Virginia to Alabama • Syn: ↑heartleaf, ↑Asarum shuttleworthii • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant • Member Holonyms: ↑Asarum, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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