Nemophila aurita

noun
straggling California annual herb with deep purple or violet flowers; sometimes placed in genus Nemophila
Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant
Member Holonyms: ↑Pholistoma, ↑genus Pholistoma

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • fiesta flower — noun straggling California annual herb with deep purple or violet flowers; sometimes placed in genus Nemophila • Syn: ↑Pholistoma auritum, ↑Nemophila aurita • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant • Member Holonyms: ↑Pholistoma …   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

  • Pholistoma auritum — noun straggling California annual herb with deep purple or violet flowers; sometimes placed in genus Nemophila • Syn: ↑fiesta flower, ↑Nemophila aurita • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant • Member Holonyms: ↑Pholistoma, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Pholistoma — noun straggling herbs of southwestern United States • Syn: ↑Pholistoma • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Hydrophyllaceae, ↑family Hydrophyllaceae, ↑waterleaf family …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pholistoma — noun straggling herbs of southwestern United States • Syn: ↑genus Pholistoma • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Hydrophyllaceae, ↑family Hydrophyllaceae, ↑waterleaf family …   Useful english dictionary

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