yellowroot
Orangeroot Or"ange*root`, n. (Bot.) An American ranunculaceous plant ({Hidrastis Canadensis}), having a yellow tuberous root; -- also called {yellowroot}, {golden seal}, etc. [1913 Webster]

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  • Yellowroot — Yel low*root , n. (Bot.) Any one of several plants with yellow roots. Specifically: (a) See {Xanthorhiza}. (b) Same as {Orangeroot}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Yellowroot — Taxobox name = Yellowroot image width = 240px image caption = Yellowroot flowers in spring regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Ranunculales familia = Ranunculaceae genus = Xanthorhiza species = X. simplicissima …   Wikipedia

  • yellowroot — paprastasis geltymis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Vėdryninių šeimos vaistinis augalas (Xanthorhiza simplicissima), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Xanthorhiza simplicissima angl. yellowroot šaltinis Valstybinės lietuvių… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • yellowroot — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: yellow (I) + root : any of several plants with yellow roots: as a. : shrub yellowroot b. : goldenseal 1 …   Useful english dictionary

  • shrub yellowroot — noun : a half shrubby plant (Xanthorhiza apiifolia) of the family Ranunculaceae with large pinnate or bipinnate leaves and small brownish racemose flowers …   Useful english dictionary

  • Xanthorhiza simplicissima —   Yellowroot …   Wikipedia Español

  • Xanthorhiza simplicissima — ID 89169 Symbol Key XASI Common Name yellowroot Family Ranunculaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, CT, FL, GA, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MS, NC, NJ, NY, OH, PA, SC, TN, TX, VA,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • golden seal — Orangeroot Or ange*root , n. (Bot.) An American ranunculaceous plant ({Hidrastis Canadensis}), having a yellow tuberous root; also called {yellowroot}, {golden seal}, etc. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hidrastis Canadensis — Orangeroot Or ange*root , n. (Bot.) An American ranunculaceous plant ({Hidrastis Canadensis}), having a yellow tuberous root; also called {yellowroot}, {golden seal}, etc. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Orangeroot — Or ange*root , n. (Bot.) An American ranunculaceous plant ({Hidrastis Canadensis}), having a yellow tuberous root; also called {yellowroot}, {golden seal}, etc. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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