Definition of goat's rue in English:

goat's rue


  • A herbaceous plant of the pea family, which was formerly used in medicine, especially as a vermifuge.

    • ‘The goat's rue is a common roadside wildflower found in June and July in our region.’
    • ‘Tephrosia virginiana (goat's rue) should not be confused with Galega officinalis also referred to as ‘goatsrue’.’