Definitions for veronica beccabunga
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brooklime, European brooklime, Veronica beccabunga(noun)
European plant having low-lying stems with blue flowers; sparsely naturalized in North America
Veronica beccabunga is a succulent herb belonging to the family Scrophulariaceae. It grows on the margins of brooks and ditches in Europe, North Africa and north and western Asia. It can be found on other continents as an introduced species. It has smooth spreading branches, blunt oblong leaves and small bright blue or pink flowers. The species name beccabunga is of uncertain origin, but it may come from the German bachbunge, or the Flemish bechpunge for the tartness of the leaves.
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