/ˈmanˌdrāk/ - mandrake; plural noun: mandrakes
A Mediterranean plant possessing an ample, fleshy root resembling the human form. Used in magic and formerly in medicine, rumored to, when pulled from the ground, shriek so loud it can kill.
More documentedly so, this member of the highly toxic Nightshade family can also transmit its poison through the skin, so it's generally best to leave alone. Take this lil buddy with you, instead!
Spot clean only