genus Monarda

noun
wild bergamot, horsemint, beebalm
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Labiatae, ↑family Labiatae, ↑Lamiaceae, ↑family Lamiaceae, ↑mint family
Member Meronyms: ↑monarda, ↑wild bergamot

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  • monarda — n. Any of various aromatic herbs of the genus {Monarda}. Syn: wild bergamot. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • monarda — noun any of various aromatic herbs of the genus Monarda • Syn: ↑wild bergamot • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant • Hyponyms: ↑bee balm, ↑beebalm, ↑ber …   Useful english dictionary

  • Monarda fistulosa — Wild Bergamot Monarda fistulosa inflorescence Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae …   Wikipedia

  • Monarda didyma — Not to be confused with Bergamot orange (used in Earl Grey tea); or Monarda fistulosa (wild bergamot). Monarda didyma Flower being visited by a hummingbird …   Wikipedia

  • monarda — /meuh nahr deuh/, n. any aromatic, erect plant belonging to the genus Monarda, of the mint family, native to North America, including horsemint and Oswego tea. [1705 15; < NL, named after N. Monardés (1493 1588), Spanish botanist; see A2] * * * ▪ …   Universalium

  • monarda — The leaves of M. punctata (family Labiatae), American horsemint, a labiate plant of the U.S. east of the Mississippi; the main commercial source of natural thymol; used as a carminative in colic. * * * mo·nar·da mə närd ə n 1) cap a genus of… …   Medical dictionary

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