Blephilia

noun
small genus of North American herbs: wood mints
Syn: ↑genus Blephilia
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Labiatae, ↑family Labiatae, ↑Lamiaceae, ↑family Lamiaceae, ↑mint family

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\\blə̇ˈfilēə\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, irregular from Greek blepharis eyelash
: a small genus of No. American herbs (family Labiatae) with opposite hairy leaves and purplish or bluish flowers in dense clusters

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  • Blephilia — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda ? Blephilia Clasificación científica Reino: Planta …   Wikipedia Español

  • Blephilia — Taxobox name = Blephilia image width = 250px image caption = Downy Pagoda Plant ( Blephilia ciliata ) regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Lamiales familia = Lamiaceae genus = Blephilia genus authority = L.… …   Wikipedia

  • Blephilia — ID 10442 Symbol Key BLEPH5 Common Name pagoda plant Family Lamiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, CT, DE, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, MA, MD, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, NE, NY, OH, OK, PA,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • blephilia — ble·phil·ia …   English syllables

  • Blephilia celiata — noun a variety of wood mint • Syn: ↑downy wood mint • Hypernyms: ↑wood mint • Member Holonyms: ↑Blephilia, ↑genus Blephilia …   Useful english dictionary

  • Blephilia hirsuta — noun a variety of wood mint • Syn: ↑hairy wood mint • Hypernyms: ↑wood mint • Member Holonyms: ↑Blephilia, ↑genus Blephilia …   Useful english dictionary

  • Blephilia ciliata — ID 10443 Symbol Key BLCI Common Name downy pagoda plant Family Lamiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, CT, DE, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, MA, MD, MI, MO, MS, NC, NY, OH,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Blephilia hirsuta — ID 10444 Symbol Key BLHI Common Name hairy pagoda plant Family Lamiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, CT, DE, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, MA, MD, MI, MN, MO, NC, NE, NY,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Blephilia hirsuta var. glabrata — ID 10445 Symbol Key BLHIG Common Name hairy pagoda plant Family Lamiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution VT Growth Habit Forb/herb Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Blephilia hirsuta var. hirsuta — ID 10446 Symbol Key BLHIH Common Name hairy pagoda plant Family Lamiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, CT, DE, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, MA, MD, MI, MN, MO, NC, NE, NY,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

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