Botanical name: Thalictrum foliolosum Family: Ranunculaceae (Buttercup family)
Once upon a time, the newborn infant was placed upon a pillow filled with Meadow-Rue to ensure a prosperous life. Thalictrum means “to flourish,” and it does, with elegant foamlike sprays that resemble Baby’s Breath, and rounded, finely cut, compound foliage. Leaves are broader than long, deeply rounded lobed, lobes with rounded teeth. Flowers yellowish white, tinged with pink, in lax branched clusters at the end of branches. It is used in several eye disorders.
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