Dr. Reginald Bushroot was once a scientist, but when his budget was going to be cut, he was forced to do the experiment on himself. This experiment changed him into a Plant-duck creature. After that he became the super-villain known as Bushroot, fighting the superhero Darkwing Duck
. He sometimes is a member of the Fearsome Five
He was created for the tv show Darkwing Duck. He was voiced by Tino Insana.
For the new Boom! Studios series by the same name, Bushroot is written by Ian Brill
and James Silvani
Major Arcs Duck Knight Returns
took over the city of St. Canard
, Bushroot was forced to work in an office job watching everybody's plants wither and die. So, when Quackerjack
invited him to join him and his new Fearsome Five, he jumped at the chance to go back to a life of villainy. When he and the gang saw Darkwing Duck had also returned, they attacked him, only to have both teams subdued by Quackwerks Crimebots
. They quickly realized the force behind Quackwerks was not Negaduck like they expected but Taurus Bulba! A fight brakes out, and Bushroot and his fellows are defeated. Darkwing does end up winning and Bushroot ends up in Jail. Crisis on Infinite Darkwings
While in jail, he and his fellows (minus Liquidator
who was out somewhere) see one of the alternate darkwings (or Caveman Darkwing
) attacking the city.