genus Verbena

type genus of the Verbenaceae; genus of herbaceous perennials and subshrubs
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Verbenaceae, ↑family Verbenaceae, ↑verbena family, ↑vervain family
Member Meronyms: ↑verbena, ↑vervain, ↑lantana

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  • Verbena officinalis — Flowering plant Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae …   Wikipedia

  • verbena — [vər bē′nə] n. [ModL < L, foliage, branches, vervain < IE * werb , to turn, bend < base * wer > WORM] any of a genus (Verbena) of plants of the verbena family, with spikes or clusters of showy red, white, or purplish flowers, widely… …   English World dictionary

  • Verbena — This article is about the plant of genus Verbena . For other plants called verbenas , see below. For other meanings, see Verbena (disambiguation). : Vervain redirects here. For other uses, see Vervain (disambiguation). Taxobox name = Verbena… …   Wikipedia

  • verbena — /veuhr bee neuh/, n. 1. any of various plants of the genus Verbena, esp. any of several hybrid species cultivated for their showy flower clusters. Cf. verbena family. 2. any of various other plants, as the lemon verbena or sand verbena. [1560 70; …   Universalium

  • Verbena bonariensis — This is about the Verbena bonariensis described by Linnaeus. See also below for a common misapplication of this taxon. Verbena bonariensis Scientific classification King …   Wikipedia

  • Verbena urticifolia — Taxobox name = White Vervain image width = 240px image caption = Inflorescence regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Lamiales familia = Verbenaceae genus = Verbena species = V. urticifolia binomial = Verbena… …   Wikipedia

  • Verbena hastata — Blue Vervain redirects here. This name is also used for Common Vervain ( V. officinalis ). Taxobox name = Swamp Verbena image width = 240px regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Lamiales familia = Verbenaceae… …   Wikipedia

  • verbena family — noun family of New World tropical and subtropical herbs and shrubs and trees • Syn: ↑Verbenaceae, ↑family Verbenaceae, ↑vervain family • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot family • Member Holonyms: ↑Polemoniales, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Verbena rigida — Steifes Eisenkraut Steifes Eisenkraut (Verbena rigida) Systematik Klasse: Dreifurchenpollen Zweikeimblättrige (Rosopsida) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Verbena brasiliensis — Brazilian Verbena and Brazilian Vervain redirect here. See also below for a common misapplication of those names. Taxobox name = Verbena brasiliensis image width = 210px image caption = Inflorescences with ichneumon wasp pollinator regnum =… …   Wikipedia

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