Definition of Masterwort. Meaning of Masterwort. Synonyms of Masterwort

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Definition of Masterwort

Masterwort
Masterwort Mas"ter*wort`, n. (Bot.) (a) A tall and coarse European umbelliferous plant (Peucedanum Ostruthium, formerly Imperatoria). (b) The Astrantia major, a European umbelliferous plant with a showy colored involucre. (c) Improperly, the cow parsnip (Heracleum lanatum).

Meaning of Masterwort from wikipedia

- Masterwort is a common name for several plants in the Apiaceae family and may refer to: Astrantia, a genus with several plant species cultivated as ornamentals...
- leaves, and decorative flowers. They are commonly known as great masterwort or masterwort which may also refer to other plants, particularly the unrelated...
- Great masterwort is the common name of several flowering plants of the genus Astrantia, including: Astrantia maxima ("largest"), with pinkish-white flowers...
- Astrantia carniolica, the carnic masterwort or red masterwort, is a species of flowering plant in the family Apiaceae. It has long reddish (or white) flowers...
- Astrantia major, common name great masterwort, is a species of flowering plant in the family Apiaceae, native to central and eastern Europe. Growing to...
- Astrantia minor, the lesser masterwort, is a species of herbaceous plant belonging to the family of Apiaceae. Astrantia minor is a flowering plant that...
- Peucedanum ostruthium or Imperatoria ostruthium, Masterwort, is a species of flowering plant in the family Apiaceae. It is native to the mountains of Central...
- wort, and snow-in-the-mountain, and sometimes called English masterwort and wild masterwort) is a perennial plant in the carrot family (Apiaceae) that grows...
- Astrantia maxima, (largest masterwort), is a species of flowering plant in the family Apiaceae. Growing to 90 cm (35 in) tall by 60 cm (24 in) broad, it...
- the preparer of the way of Christ." On Saint John's Eve, goatsbeard and masterwort were fashioned into a cross and then were taken to one's local church...
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