genus Hyoscyamus

noun
genus of poisonous herbs: henbane
Syn: ↑Hyoscyamus
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Solanaceae, ↑family Solanaceae, ↑potato family

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  • Hyoscyamus — Taxobox name = Gaura image width = 240px image caption = black henbane regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Solanales familia = Solanaceae genus = Hyoscyamus genus authority = L. subdivision ranks = Species… …   Wikipedia

  • Hyoscyamus — noun genus of poisonous herbs: henbane • Syn: ↑genus Hyoscyamus • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Solanaceae, ↑family Solanaceae, ↑potato family …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hyoscyamus niger — Taxobox name = Henbane image width = 240px image caption = Henbane regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Solanales familia = Solanaceae genus = Hyoscyamus species = H. niger binomial = Hyoscyamus niger binomial… …   Wikipedia

  • Hyoscyamus niger — Henbane Hen bane , n. [Hen + bane.] (Bot.) A plant of the genus {Hyoscyamus} ({Hyoscyamus niger}). All parts of the plant are poisonous, and the leaves are used for the same purposes as belladonna. It is poisonous to domestic fowls; whence the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hyoscyamus muticus — noun poisonous herb whose leaves are a source of hyoscyamine • Syn: ↑Egyptian henbane • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant • Member Holonyms: ↑Hyoscyamus, ↑genus Hyoscyamus …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hyoscyamus niger — noun poisonous fetid Old World herb having sticky hairy leaves and yellow brown flowers; yields hyoscyamine and scopolamine • Syn: ↑henbane, ↑black henbane, ↑stinking nightshade • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant • Member Holonyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hyoscyamus — ID 41727 Symbol Key HYOSC Common Name henbane Family Solanaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CO, CT, DE, FL, IA, ID, IL, IN, MA, MD, ME, MI, MT, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OR, PA, SD,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Hyoscyamus albus — ID 41728 Symbol Key HYAL2 Common Name white henbane Family Solanaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution FL, NJ, PA Growth Habit Forb/herb Durati …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Hyoscyamus muticus — ID 41729 Symbol Key HYMU3 Common Name henbane Family Solanaceae 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

  • Hyoscyamus niger — ID 41730 Symbol Key HYNI Common Name black henbane Family Solanaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CO, CT, DE, IA, ID, IL, IN, MA, MD, ME, MI, MT, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

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