dyer's woodruff

dyer's woodruff

noun
a European plant, Asperula tinctoria, of the madder family, having red or pinkish-white flowers and red roots.
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dyer's woodruff

noun
creeping European perennial having red or pinkish-white flowers and red roots sometimes used as a substitute for madder in dyeing 
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