yellow root

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Synonyms for yellow root

perennial herb of northeastern United States having a thick knotted yellow rootstock and large rounded leaves

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There are a hundred or more candidates, from Ajuga to groundcover roses to Waldsteinia (Siberian Barren Strawberry) and Xanthorhiza (Yellowroot).
Among the topics are a family history in coal dust, empire building one chunk of coal at a time, the last patch of green earth, the children of twilight, Yellowroot Mountain, one small voice, homeland security, the ripple effect, economic exile, to harness the wind, and meeting governor Manchin.
the yellowroot, / the rhododendron and the laurel, hand over hand, / inch by dirty, glistening inch ...
A Guide to Groundcovers Height Groundcover Evergreen Deciduous Spacing Ajuga or bugle X 5" Cotoneaster, X 12" creeping Cotoneaster, Semi 18" plus rockspray Euonymus, big leaf X 18" plus wintercreeper Euonymus, purple X 18" leaf wintercreeper Honeysuckle, X 12" creeping Ivy, Baltic English X 8" Mondo X 12" Myrtle or Periwinkle X 8" Oyster Plant X 12" Pachysandra X 12" Sarcococca X Tall- requires shearing Wandering Jew X 6" Weeping Iantana X 18" plus Yellowroot X 18" plus No.
Yellowroot (Xanthorhiza simplicissima) is known from Louisiana from only two baygalls on Ft.