What is another word for Linnaea Borealis?
3 synonyms found
[ lɪnˈi͡ə bˌɔːɹɪˈalɪs], [ lɪnˈiə bˌɔːɹɪˈalɪs], [ l_ɪ_n_ˈiə b_ˌɔː_ɹ_ɪ__ˈa_l_ɪ_s]
Linnaea borealis, also known as twinflower, is a perennial plant native to the northern hemisphere. The plant has small, fragrant, pink flowers that grow in pairs, hence the name twinflower. Other synonyms for Linnaea borealis include Caprifoliaceae, Abelia, and goatleaf. In addition to these synonyms, this plant is also commonly referred to as: American twinflower, boreal twinflower, and European twinflower. Linnaea borealis is known for its medicinal properties and has been used for centuries to treat various ailments. Its popularity among gardeners and herbalists has led to many different names given to this lovely little plant.