foamflower

noun foam·flow·er \ ˈfōm-ˌflau̇(-ə)r \

Definition of foamflower

: a spring-flowering herb (Tiarella cordifolia) of eastern North America that has white flowers with long stamens and no stem leaves called also false miterwort

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1895


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