1. [ noun ] (botany) rhizomatous perennial herb with large dramatic peltate leaves and white to bright pink flowers in round heads on leafless stems; colonizes stream banks in the California Sierra Nevada
Synonyms: Darmera_peltata Peltiphyllum_peltatum umbrella_plant
Related terms: herb Darmera
2. [ noun ] (botany) Asian herb (Himalayas)
Synonyms: red-veined_pie_plant Rheum_australe Rheum_emodi Himalayan_rhubarb
Related terms: rhubarb Rheum
Similar spelling:   Indian_club