Aralia nudicaulis
Sarsaparilla Sar`sa*pa*ril"la, n. [Sp. zarzaparrilla; zarza a bramble (perhaps fr. Bisc. zartzia) + parra a vine, or Parillo, a physician said to have discovered it.] (Bot.) (a) Any plant of several tropical American species of {Smilax}. (b) The bitter mucilaginous roots of such plants, used in medicine and in sirups for soda, etc. [1913 Webster]

Note: The name is also applied to many other plants and their roots, especially to the {Aralia nudicaulis}, the wild sarsaparilla of the United States. [1913 Webster]


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  • Aralia nudicaulis — Taxobox name = Wild Sarsaparilla image width = 240px regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Apiales familia = Araliaceae genus = Aralia species = A. nudicaulis binomial = Aralia nudicaulis binomial authority =… …   Wikipedia

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  • Aralia nudicaulis — Wild Wild, a. [Compar. {Wilder}; superl. {Wildest}.] [OE. wilde, AS. wilde; akin to OFries. wilde, D. wild, OS. & OHG. wildi, G. wild, Sw. & Dan. vild, Icel. villr wild, bewildered, astray, Goth. wilpeis wild, and G. & OHG. wild game, deer; of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Aralia nudicaulis — ID 5346 Symbol Key ARNU2 Common Name wild sarsaparilla Family Araliaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CO, CT, DC, DE, GA, IA, ID, IL, IN, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MT, NC,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Aralia nudicaulis — noun common perennial herb having aromatic roots used as a substitute for sarsaparilla; central and eastern North America • Syn: ↑wild sarsaparilla, ↑false sarsaparilla, ↑wild sarsparilla • Hypernyms: ↑subshrub, ↑suffrutex • …   Useful english dictionary

  • Aralia nudicaulis L. — Symbol ARNU2 Common Name wild sarsaparilla Botanical Family Araliaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Aralia (Gattung) — Aralia Aralia cordata Systematik Asteriden Euasteriden II Ordnung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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