Definitions for veronica americana
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brooklime, American brooklime, Veronica americana(noun)
plant of western North America and northeastern Asia having prostrate stems with dense racemes of pale violet to lilac flowers
Veronica americana, variously called American Brooklime or American Speedwell, is a plant native to temperate and arctic Asia and North America where it grows in streams and bottomlands. It is a herbaceous perennial with glabrous stems 10–100 cm long that bear terminal or axillary racemes or spikes of soft violet flowers. The leaves are 1.5–8 cm long and 3 to 20 times as long as wide, short-petiolate, glabrous, serrate to almost entire.
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