rue anemone

rue anemone

noun
a small, North American plant, Anemonella thalictroides, of the buttercup family, having white or pinkish flowers.

Origin:
1810–20, Americanism

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rue anemone

noun
woodland flower native to eastern North America having cup-shaped flowers reminiscent of anemone but more delicate 
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