Nouns denoting plants

family Pyrolaceae
evergreen herbs of temperate regions: genera Pyrola, Chimaphila, Moneses, Orthilia
 
Chrysanthemum balsamita
tansy-scented Eurasian perennial herb with buttonlike yellow flowers; used as potherb or salad green and sometimes for potpourri or tea or flavoring; sometimes placed in genus Chrysanthemum
 
Salvia clarea
stout Mediterranean sage with white or pink or violet flowers; yields oil used as a flavoring and in perfumery
 
rosid dicot genus
a genus of dicotyledonous plants
 
Decumaria barbata
woody climber of southeastern United States having white flowers in compound terminal clusters
 
Helichrysum secundiflorum
shrub with white woolly branches and woolly leaves having fragrant flowers forming long sprays; flowers suitable for drying; sometimes placed in genus Helichrysum
 
genus Asplenium
in some classification systems placed in family Polypodiaceae
 
Cyperus esculentus
European sedge having small edible nutlike tubers
 
genus Agalinis
semiparasitic herb with purple or white or pink flowers; grows in the United States and West Indies
 
genus Grammatophyllum
small genus of large epiphytic or terrestrial orchids of southeastern Asia to Polynesia; the giants of the Orchidaceae having long narrow leaves and drooping flower clusters often 6 feet long
 
beard
a tuft or growth of hairs or bristles on certain plants such as iris or grasses
 
Chenin blanc
white grape grown especially in California and the lower Loire valley of France
 
family Entomophthoraceae
mostly parasitic lower fungi that typically develop in the bodies of insects
 
family Rhyniaceae
primitive plants of the Paleozoic
 
Erythroxylon truxiuense
a South American shrub whose leaves are a source of cocaine
 
family Roccellaceae
a fungus family of division Lichenes
 
genus Shortia
evergreen perennial herbs of North America and eastern Asia: oconee bells
 
American gentian
any of various tall perennial herbs constituting the genus Frasera; widely distributed in warm dry upland areas of California, Oregon, and Washington
 
order Bryales
category used in some classification systems for mosses having the spore case separated from the capsule wall by a hollow intercellular space
 
genus Dracocephalum
genus of American herbs and dwarf shrubs of the mint family: dragonheads
 
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