(aix, goat, and podion, a little foot; probably from the shape of the leaflets). Umbellilera. Gourwnno. Coarse, hardy herbaceous perennial, with creeping rootstocks, biternate lvs., sharply toothed, ovate leaflets, and white fls. in umbels. Podograria, Linn., var. variegatum, is a variegated form of this European weed, which makes attractive mats of white-margined foliage. Common in yards.