Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

barrenwort

noun
  1. a herbaceous European berberidaceous plant, Epimedium alpinum, having red-and-yellow star-shaped flowers
Show More
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Examples from the Web for barrenwort

Historical Examples

  • There is no more exquisite plant in our coast woods than the American barrenwort.

    The Wild Flowers of California: Their Names, Haunts, and Habits

    Mary Elizabeth Parsons