tree lungwort


: a lichen (Sticta pulmonacea) growing on trees and rocks, having a lacunary thallus that suggests lung tissue, and used formerly in folk medicine in the treatment of pulmonary diseases
: a bluebell (Mertensia virginica)

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“Tree lungwort.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Jun. 2024.

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