Cichorium

noun
Ci·​cho·​ri·​um | \ sə̇ˈkōrēəm, -ȯr- \

Definition of Cichorium

: a genus of deep-rooted biennial or perennial herbs (family Compositae) having flowers bright blue or occasionally pink or white all ligulate and with flower heads solitary or in twos or threes — see chicory, endive

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“Cichorium.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Cichorium. Accessed 5 Aug. 2021.

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