genus Hesperis

noun
biennial or perennial erect herbs having nocturnally fragrant flowers
Syn: ↑Hesperis
Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot genus
Member Meronyms: ↑damask violet, ↑Dame's violet, ↑sweet rocket, ↑Hesperis matronalis

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  • Hesperis — taxobox name = Hesperis image caption = Hesperis matronalis regnum = Plantae unranked divisio = Angiosperms unranked classis = Eudicots unranked ordo = Rosids ordo = Brassicales familia = Brassicaceae genus = Hesperis genus authority = L.|… …   Wikipedia

  • Hesperis matronalis — Dame s Rocket Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae (unranked): Ang …   Wikipedia

  • Hesperis — noun biennial or perennial erect herbs having nocturnally fragrant flowers • Syn: ↑genus Hesperis • Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Cruciferae, ↑family Cruciferae, ↑Brassicaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hesperis matronalis — noun long cultivated herb having flowers whose scent is more pronounced in the evening; naturalized throughout Europe to Siberia and into North America • Syn: ↑damask violet, ↑Dame s violet, ↑sweet rocket • Hypernyms: ↑flower • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hesperis matronalis — ID 39739 Symbol Key HEMA3 Common Name dames rocket Family Brassicaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AK, AR, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, GA, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Hesperis — ID 39738 Symbol Key HESPE2 Common Name rocket Family Brassicaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AK, AR, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, GA, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MT, NC, ND …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Hesperis matronalis ssp. candida — ID 39740 Symbol Key HEMAC2 Common Name N/A Family Brassicaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Cultivated, or not in the U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution N/A Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Hesperis matronalis ssp. voronovii — ID 39741 Symbol Key HEMAV Common Name N/A Family Brassicaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Cultivated, or not in the U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution N/A Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • dilleniid dicot genus — noun genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs • Hypernyms: ↑dicot genus, ↑magnoliopsid genus • Hyponyms: ↑Capparis, ↑genus Capparis, ↑genus Cleome, ↑Cleome, ↑C …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nicotiana occidentalis subsp. hesperis — Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae (unranked): Angiosperms (unranked): Eudicots …   Wikipedia

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