[ huhn-ee-wurt, -wawrt ]
/ ˈhʌn iˌwɜrt, -ˌwɔrt /
a plant, Cerinthe retorta, of Greece, having bluish-green leaves and purple-tipped yellow flowers.
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The leaves of Honeywort are often lightly spotted, which may be one of its elements of mystery.Old-Time Gardens|Alice Morse Earle