zigadene

Definitions of zigadene
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n any of various plants of the genus Zigadenus having glaucous leaves and terminal racemes of mostly white flowers; all are poisonous

Synonyms:
death camas
Types:
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Zigadenus elegans, alkali grass
plant of western North America having grasslike leaves and greenish-white flowers
Zigadenus glaucus, white camas
plant of eastern and central North America having creamy white flowers tinged with brown or purple; poisonous especially to grazing animals
Zigadenus nuttalli, poison camas
a common perennial death camas; Tennessee to Kansas to Texas
Zigadenus venenosus, Zigadenus venenosus gramineus, grassy death camas
plant of western North America to Mexico; poisonous especially to grazing animals
Type of:
liliaceous plant
plant growing from a bulb or corm or rhizome or tuber

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