Definition of Red baneberry

1. Noun. North American perennial herb with alternately compound leaves and racemes of small white flowers followed by bright red oval poisonous berries.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Red Baneberry

red Bordeaux
red Clintonia
red admiral
red admirals
red alder
red alert
red alga
red algae
red amaranth
red angel's trumpet
red ant
red ants
red ash
red atrophy
red bandfish
red baneberry (current term)
red bat
red bay
red bean
red beans
red bearberry
red beech
red beet
red biddy
red birch
red bird's eye
red blood cell
red blood cell cast
red blood cell count
red blood cell indices

Literary usage of Red baneberry

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1. Wild Flowers of the North American Mountains by Julia Wilmotte Henderson Henshaw (1915)
"red baneberry Actaa rubra. Crowfoot Family Stems: one to six feet high from a ... The red baneberry is a perennial herb, not a shrub, and grows to the ..."

2. Hesperian (1862)
"THE accompanying outline of the red baneberry was sketched from fresh specimens of ... Most observers will agree with us, that at least the red baneberry, ..."

3. Organic materia medica: Including the Standard Remedies of the Leading by Parke, Davis & Company (1888)
"red baneberry. Properties,—A. violent purgative, which must be used with caution. Said to possess emmenagogue properties. Dr. Davies states that this root ..."

4. Rhodora by New England Botanical Club (1903)
"5 March, 1903 No. 51 AN EXPERIMENT WITH THE FRUIT OF red baneberry. ALICE E. BACON. SOME years ago several plants of the red baneberry ..."

5. Mountain Wild Flowers of America: A Simple and Popular Guide to the Names by Julia W. Henshaw (1906)
"The red baneberry is a perennial herb, not a shrub ; but since it grows to the height of six feet, and is a very large bushy plant, it has been placed in ..."

6. Mountain Wild Flowers of Canada: A Simple and Popular Guide to the Names and by Julia Wilmotte Henshaw (1906)
"The red baneberry is a perennial herb, not a shrub ; but since it grows to the height of six feet, and is a very large bushy plant, it has been placed in ..."

7. Mountain Wild Flowers of Canada: A Simple and Popular Guide to the Names and by Julia Wilmotte Henshaw (1906)
"The red baneberry is a perennial herb, not a shrub ; but since it grows to the height of six feet, and is a very large bushy plant, it has been placed in ..."

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