foam flower

foamflower

[fohm-flou-er]
noun
a North American plant, Tiarella cordifolia, having a cluster of small, usually white flowers.
Also called false miterwort.


Origin:
1890–95; foam + flower

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foamflower (ˈfəʊmˌflaʊə)
 
n
a perennial saxifragaceous plant, Tiarella cordifolia, of North America and Asia, having spring-blooming white flowers

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