genus Sphacele

noun
a dicotyledonous genus of the family Labiatae
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Labiatae, ↑family Labiatae, ↑Lamiaceae, ↑family Lamiaceae, ↑mint family
Member Meronyms: ↑pitcher sage, ↑Lepechinia calycina, ↑Sphacele calycina

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  • genus Lepechinia — noun a dicotyledonous genus of the family Labiatae • Syn: ↑Lepechinia, ↑Sphacele, ↑genus Sphacele • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Labiatae, ↑family Labiatae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sphacele — noun a dicotyledonous genus of the family Labiatae • Syn: ↑Lepechinia, ↑genus Lepechinia, ↑genus Sphacele • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Labiatae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sphacele calycina — noun California plant with woolly stems and leaves and large white flowers • Syn: ↑pitcher sage, ↑Lepechinia calycina • Hypernyms: ↑shrub, ↑bush • Member Holonyms: ↑Lepechinia, ↑genus …   Useful english dictionary

  • asterid dicot genus — noun genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs • Hypernyms: ↑dicot genus, ↑magnoliopsid genus • Hyponyms: ↑genus Achillea, ↑Acroclinium, ↑genus Acroclinium, ↑Ageratina, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lepechinia — noun a dicotyledonous genus of the family Labiatae • Syn: ↑genus Lepechinia, ↑Sphacele, ↑genus Sphacele • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Labiatae, ↑fam …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Labiatae — noun a large family of aromatic herbs and shrubs having flowers resembling the lips of a mouth and four lobed ovaries yielding four one seeded nutlets and including mint; thyme; sage; rosemary • Syn: ↑Labiatae, ↑Lamiaceae, ↑family Lamiaceae,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Lamiaceae — noun a large family of aromatic herbs and shrubs having flowers resembling the lips of a mouth and four lobed ovaries yielding four one seeded nutlets and including mint; thyme; sage; rosemary • Syn: ↑Labiatae, ↑family Labiatae, ↑Lamiaceae, ↑mint …   Useful english dictionary

  • Labiatae — noun a large family of aromatic herbs and shrubs having flowers resembling the lips of a mouth and four lobed ovaries yielding four one seeded nutlets and including mint; thyme; sage; rosemary • Syn: ↑family Labiatae, ↑Lamiaceae, ↑family… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lamiaceae — noun a large family of aromatic herbs and shrubs having flowers resembling the lips of a mouth and four lobed ovaries yielding four one seeded nutlets and including mint; thyme; sage; rosemary • Syn: ↑Labiatae, ↑family Labiatae, ↑family Lamiaceae …   Useful english dictionary

  • mint family — noun a large family of aromatic herbs and shrubs having flowers resembling the lips of a mouth and four lobed ovaries yielding four one seeded nutlets and including mint; thyme; sage; rosemary • Syn: ↑Labiatae, ↑family Labiatae, ↑Lamiaceae,… …   Useful english dictionary

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