[ buhnch-flou-er ]
/ ˈbʌntʃˌflaʊ ər /
a stout North American plant, Melanthium virginicum, of the lily family, having grasslike leaves and an open cluster of small greenish flowers.
any other plant of the same genus.
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American Hellebore belongs to the bunchflower family (Melanthiaceae) and is a perennial.Ginseng and Other Medicinal Plants|A. R. (Arthur Robert) Harding