Gerardia virginica

noun
sparsely branched North American perennial with terminal racemes of bright yellow flowers resembling those of the foxglove; sometimes placed in genus Gerardia
Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant
Member Holonyms: ↑Aureolaria, ↑genus Aureolaria

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  • Gerardia virginica (L.) Britton, Sterns & Poggenb. — Symbol AUVI Synonym Symbol GEVI10 Botanical Family Scrophulariaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Aureolaria virginica — noun sparsely branched North American perennial with terminal racemes of bright yellow flowers resembling those of the foxglove; sometimes placed in genus Gerardia • Syn: ↑false foxglove, ↑Gerardia virginica • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant… …   Useful english dictionary

  • false foxglove — noun 1. multi stemmed North American annual having solitary axillary dark golden yellow flowers resembling those of the foxglove; sometimes placed in genus Gerardia • Syn: ↑Aureolaria pedicularia, ↑Gerardia pedicularia • Hypernyms: ↑herb,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Aureolaria — noun small genus of North American herbs often root parasitic and bearing golden yellow flowers; sometimes placed in genus Gerardia • Syn: ↑genus Aureolaria • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Scrophulariaceae, ↑family… …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Aureolaria — noun small genus of North American herbs often root parasitic and bearing golden yellow flowers; sometimes placed in genus Gerardia • Syn: ↑Aureolaria • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Scrophulariaceae, ↑family… …   Useful english dictionary

  • herbaceous plant — noun a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests • Syn: ↑herb • Derivationally related forms: ↑herbal (for: ↑herb) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • downy false foxglove — noun : a false foxglove (Gerardia virginica) with gray downy oak shaped leaves …   Useful english dictionary

  • Wildflowers of Soldiers Delight — The Soldiers Delight Natural Environment Area, consists of about convert|1900|acre|km2 of land in Owings Mills, Maryland, USA. cite web url = http://www.dnr.state.md.us/publiclands/central/soldiers.html title = Soldiers Delight Natural… …   Wikipedia

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