Asplenium Ruta-muraria
Rue Rue, n. [F. rue, L. ruta, akin to Gr. ?; cf. AS. r?de.] 1. (Bot.) A perennial suffrutescent plant ({Ruta graveolens}), having a strong, heavy odor and a bitter taste; herb of grace. It is used in medicine. [1913 Webster]

Then purged with euphrasy and rue The visual nerve, for he had much to see. --Milton. [1913 Webster]

They [the exorcists] are to try the devil by holy water, incense, sulphur, rue, which from thence, as we suppose, came to be called herb of grace. --Jer. Taylor. [1913 Webster]

2. Fig.: Bitterness; disappointment; grief; regret. [1913 Webster]

{Goat's rue}. See under {Goat}.

{Rue anemone}, a pretty springtime flower ({Thalictrum anemonides}) common in the United States.

{Wall rue}, a little fern ({Asplenium Ruta-muraria}) common on walls in Europe. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Asplenium ruta-muraria — ID 7418 Symbol Key ASRU2 Common Name wallrue Family Aspleniaceae Category Fern Division Pteridophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, CT, GA, IL, IN, KY, MA, MD, MI, MO, NC, NJ, NY, OH, PA, RI, TN, VA, VT, WV… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

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  • Asplenium ruta-muraria — noun small delicate spleenwort found on a steep slope (as a wall or cliff) of Eurasia and North America • Syn: ↑wall rue, ↑wall rue spleenwort • Hypernyms: ↑spleenwort …   Useful english dictionary

  • Asplenium ruta-muraria var. lanceolum — ID 7421 Symbol Key ASRUL Common Name lance asplenium Family Aspleniaceae Category Fern Division Pteridophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution IN, KY, MD, OH, PA, TN, VA, WV Growth Habit Forb/herb …   USDA Plant Characteristics

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