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foamflower

[fohm-flou-er] /ˈfoʊmˌflaʊ ər/
noun
1.
a North American plant, Tiarella cordifolia, having a cluster of small, usually white flowers.
Also called false miterwort.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95; foam + flower
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  • foamflower, bloodroot and sunflower provide groundcover in sunny locations.
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foamflower

/ˈfəʊmˌflaʊə/
noun
1.
a perennial saxifragaceous plant, Tiarella cordifolia, of North America and Asia, having spring-blooming white flowers
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