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false Solomon's-seal

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any of several plants belonging to the genus Smilacina, of the lily family, having long, arching clusters of greenish-white flowers.

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Also called false spikenard, Solomon's plume .

Origin of false Solomon's-seal

First recorded in1895–1900
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