herb trinity

noun
plural herbs trinity or herb trinities

Definition of herb trinity

1 [so called from the three-colored flowers] : pansy
2 [so called from the three lobes of the leaf] : hepatica sense 1b

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History and Etymology for herb trinity

translation of Medieval Latin or New Latin herba trinitatis

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“Herb trinity.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/herb%20trinity. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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