beach sand verbena

noun
prostrate herb having heads of deep pink to white flowers; found in coastal dunes from British Columbia to Baja California
Hypernyms: ↑sand verbena

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  • sand verbena — noun any of various plants of the genus Abronia of western North America and Mexico having flowers resembling verbena • Hypernyms: ↑wildflower, ↑wild flower • Hyponyms: ↑snowball, ↑sweet sand verbena, ↑Abronia elliptica, ↑Abronia fragrans, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • pink sand verbena — noun prostrate herb having heads of deep pink to white flowers; found in coastal dunes from British Columbia to Baja California • Syn: ↑beach sand verbena, ↑Abronia umbellata • Hypernyms: ↑sand verbena …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Abronia umbellata — noun prostrate herb having heads of deep pink to white flowers; found in coastal dunes from British Columbia to Baja California • Syn: ↑beach sand verbena, ↑pink sand verbena • Hypernyms: ↑sand verbena …   Useful english dictionary

  • Abronia neurophylla Standl. — Symbol ABNE Common Name beach sand verbena Botanical Family Nyctaginaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Abronia neurophylla — ID 87 Symbol Key ABNE Common Name beach sand verbena Family Nyctaginaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CA Growth Habit Forb/herb Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

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