genus Scrophularia

noun
type genus of Scrophulariaceae; named for the plants' supposed ability to cure scrofula: figworts
Syn: ↑Scrophularia
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Meronyms: ↑figwort

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  • Scrophularia — Figwort redirects here. This is also used for some other plants; see Other plants called figwort >below. Taxobox name = Scrophularia image width = 240px image caption = Scrophularia nodosa regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis =… …   Wikipedia

  • Scrophularia californica — Taxobox name = Scrophularia californica image width = 230px regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Lamiales familia = Scrophulariaceae genus = Scrophularia species = S. californica binomial = Scrophularia… …   Wikipedia

  • Scrophularia — noun type genus of Scrophulariaceae; named for the plants supposed ability to cure scrofula: figworts • Syn: ↑genus Scrophularia • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Scrophulariaceae, ↑family Scrophulariaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Scrophularia — ID 76714 Symbol Key SCROP Common Name figwort Family Scrophulariaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Scrophularia atrata — ID 76715 Symbol Key SCAT3 Common Name darkflowered figwort Family Scrophulariaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CA Growth Habit Forb/herb Durat …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Scrophularia auriculata — ID 76716 Symbol Key SCAU7 Common Name shoreline figwort Family Scrophulariaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution NY Growth Habit Forb/herb Dura …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Scrophularia californica — ID 76717 Symbol Key SCCA2 Common Name California figwort Family Scrophulariaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CA Growth Habit Forb/herb Duratio …   USDA Plant Characteristics

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