bog asphodel

noun

Definition of bog asphodel

: either of two bog herbs (Narthecium ossifragum of Europe and N. americanum of the U.S.) of the lily family

First Known Use of bog asphodel

1807, in the meaning defined above

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“Bog asphodel.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bog%20asphodel. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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