rue anemone

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Synonyms for rue anemone

woodland flower native to eastern North America having cup-shaped flowers reminiscent of anemone but more delicate

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then they performed similar analyses for four species of Thalictrum, commonly called meadow rue, and Isopyrum, or false rue anemone, and a few other members of the buttercup family, of which the columbine is a member.
And I lavished the shampoo as you knelt in the rue anemone, spiraea's windfall stippling burnished skin, lather foaming through my fingers, foaming shut your eyes as you took me in your mouth, the sun bearing witness to our BRA intuitive coupling, till I tipped the pail to rinse our fallen flesh, let our imperfections glisten.