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caulo·phyl·lum thal·ic·troides

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  1. blue cohosh, blueberry root, papooseroot, papoose root, squawroot, squaw root, Caulophyllum thalictrioides, Caulophyllum thalictroidesnoun

    tall herb of eastern North America and Asia having blue berrylike fruit and a thick knotty rootstock formerly used medicinally


  1. Caulophyllum thalictroides

    Caulophyllum thalictroides, the blue cohosh, a species of Caulophyllum (family Berberidaceae) is a flowering plant in the Berberidaceae (barberry) family. It is a medium-tall perennial with blue berry-like fruits and bluish-green foliage. The common name cohosh is probably from an Algonquian word meaning "rough". The Greek-derived genus name Caulophyllum signifies "stem-leaf", while the specific name thalictroides references the similarity between the large highly divided, multiple-compound leaves of meadow-rues (Thalictrum spp.) and those of blue cohosh.


  1. caulophyllum thalictroides

    Caulophyllum thalictroides, commonly known as blue cohosh, is a flowering plant species found in deciduous forest regions of the eastern United States and Canada. It is known for its medicinal uses in traditional and alternative medicine, particularly in relation to women's reproductive health. It is a perennial plant that blooms in the early spring, featuring a cluster of greenish-yellow or brownish-purple flowers. The plant's blue berries and uniquely-shaped leaves are also distinguishing features.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of caulophyllum thalictroides in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of caulophyllum thalictroides in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5


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