bloodwort

[ bluhd-wurt, -wawrt ]

noun
  1. the redroot, Lachnanthes caroliana.

  2. any of various plants having red roots, markings, juices, etc.

Origin of bloodwort

1
First recorded in 1200–50, bloodwort is from the Middle English word blodwurt.See blood, wort2

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