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clip with a spring that closes the metal jaws alligator clip , bulldog clip
short hairy perennial with early spring blue-violet or lilac flowers; North America and Siberia American pasqueflower , American pulsatilla , Anemone ludoviciana , blue tulip , Eastern pasque flower , lion's beard , prairie anemone , Pulsatilla patens , wild crocus
European perennial having usually violet or white spring flowers Anemone pulsatilla , European pasqueflower , Pulsatilla vulgaris
sedgelike spring-flowering herb having clustered flowers covered with woolly hairs; Australia Anigozanthus manglesii , Australian sword lily , kangaroo's-foot , kangaroo's paw , kangaroo-foot plant , kangaroo paw
common American spring-flowering woodland herb having sheathing leaves and an upright club-shaped spadix with overarching green and purple spathe producing scarlet berries Arisaema atrorubens , Arisaema triphyllum , Indian turnip , jack-in-the-pulpit , wake-robin
early spring-flowering plant of eastern North America resembling the related jack-in-the-pulpit but having digitate leaves, slender greenish yellow spathe and elongated spadix Arisaema dracontium , green dragon
common European arum with lanceolate spathe and short purple spadix; emerges in early spring; source of a starch called arum Arum maculatum , cuckoopint , jack-in-the-pulpit , lords-and-ladies
any plant of the genus Bergenia; valued as an evergreen ground cover and for the spring blossoms bergenia
tall lily have large white trumpet-shaped flowers that bloom in the spring Bermuda lily , Easter lily , Lilium longiflorum , white trumpet lily
genus of North American spring wildflowers Besseya , genus Besseya
columnar tree of eastern North America having horizontal limbs and small leaves that emerge late in spring and have brilliant color in early fall black gum , Nyssa sylvatica , pepperidge , sour gum
perennial woodland native of North America having a red root and red sap and bearing a solitary lobed leaf and white flower in early spring and having acrid emetic properties; rootstock used as a stimulant and expectorant bloodroot , puccoon , redroot , Sanguinaria canadensis , tetterwort
very strong lager traditionally brewed in the fall and aged through the winter for consumption in the spring bock , bock beer
drinking water (often spring water) that is put into bottles and offered for sale bottled water
shrub having copious small white flowers in spring bridal-wreath , bridal wreath , Saint Peter's wreath , Spiraea prunifolia , St. Peter's wreath
part of a plant from which the roots spring or the part of a stalk or trunk nearest the roots butt
early spring variety of discomycete with yellow to orange yellow lining of the cup Caloscypha fulgens
oblong metal ring with a spring clip; used in mountaineering to attach a rope to a piton or to connect two ropes carabiner , karabiner , snap ring
spring-flowering garden perennial of Asiatic origin having finely divided aromatic leaves and white to pink-purple flowers; source of an insecticide; sometimes placed in genus Chrysanthemum Chrysanthemum coccineum , painted daisy , pyrethrum , Tanacetum coccineum
New World fern having woolly cinnamon-colored spore-bearing fronds in early spring later surrounded by green fronds; the early uncurling fronds are edible cinnamon fern , fiddlehead , fiddlehead fern , Osmunda cinnamonea
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