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Synonyms for bogbean

perennial plant of Europe and America having racemes of white or purplish flowers and intensely bitter trifoliate leaves

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For example he recommended bogbean (Menyanthes trifoliata L.
Marsh marigolds, purple loosestrife, yellow iris, bogbean, ragged robin and water mint will all grow happily in waterlogged soil and attract lots of insects.
Characters such as garden detectives DC Joe Pyweed and Constable Bogbean were featured regularly and guitarist Allen Maslen provided his gardening songs.
It may be used with black cohosh, celery seed, guaiacum, and bogbean in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis.