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Synonyms for puccoon

perennial plant of eastern North America having hairy foliage yielding a red or yellow pigment

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

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Greene--ST), plains muhlenbergia (Muhlenbergia cuspidata--SE), and narrow-leaved puccoon (Lithospermum incisum--SE).
People made offerings of tobacco, puccoon, and deer suet whenever they saw an omen, undertook a new project, or felt something was going wrong in their lives.