bouncing Bet

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Related to bouncing Bet: Saponaria officinalis, soapwort
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Synonyms for bouncing Bet

plant of European origin having pink or white flowers and leaves yielding a detergent when bruised

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"Soapwort, or Saponaria, also called Bouncing Bet, is amazing and marvelous.
This remnant prairie is where, at age 17, 1 opened my first journal to note the names and try to draw the yarrow, the bouncing bet, the yellow prairie coneflower.