Definition of bunchflower in English:

bunchflower

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noun

A North American plant of the lily family, with yellowish-green flowers.
  • Melanthium virginicum, family Liliaceae
More example sentences
  • Virginia bunchflower is known historically from wet-mesic prairie in 17 counties located primarily in west-central Illinois.
  • Examples of this correspondence include mollusks on carbonate residuum, purple spurge on gneiss regolith, and cardamine, yellowood, and bunchflower on boulder fields of metasandstone.
  • The preserve provides habitat for over two dozen state-listed plants, including yellow sedge, crinkled hairgrass, water avens, bunchflower, autumn willow, and green cotton-grass.

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