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See also: dicentra


Dicentra cucullaria


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Dicentra f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Papaveraceae.
  2. (archaic) A taxonomic genus within the family Fumariaceae – about a dozen species of perennial herbs with glaucous dissected leaves and a heart-shaped or two-spurred corolla, including Dicentra spectabilis, now Lamprocapnos spectabilis.
    the former Dicentra spectabilis, now Lamprocapnos spectabilis



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