giant hyssop; Mexican hyssop
Syn: ↑genus Agastache
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Labiatae, ↑family Labiatae, ↑Lamiaceae, ↑family Lamiaceae, ↑mint family
Member Meronyms: ↑giant hyssop

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\\əˈgastə(ˌ)kē\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, irregular from Greek agan very much + stachys ear of grain — more at sting
: a genus of No. American herbs (family Labiatae) having opposite toothed leaves and dense terminal spikes of 2-lipped flowers — see giant hyssop

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  • Agastache — Agastache …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Agastache — n. 1. 1 giant hyssop; Mexican hyssop. Syn: genus {Agastache}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Agastache — Agastache …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Agastache —   Agastache A. anisata …   Wikipedia Español

  • Agastache — Taxobox name = Agastache image caption = Agastache Blue Fortune regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Lamiales familia = Lamiaceae genus = Agastache genus authority = Gronov. subdivision ranks = Species… …   Wikipedia

  • Agastache — ID 1736 Symbol Key AGAST Common Name giant hyssop Family Lamiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, GA, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, MA, MD, MI, MN, MO, MT, NC, ND …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • agastache — agas·ta·che …   English syllables

  • Agastache rugosa — Agastache Agastache …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Agastache Cana — Agastache cana …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Agastache Foeniculum — Anis hysope …   Wikipédia en Français

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