herb

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bushy herb of tropical Asia grown for its yellow or pink to scarlet blooms that resemble the hibiscus Abelmoschus moschatus , abelmosk , Hibiscus moschatus , musk mallow
prostrate herb having heads of deep pink to white flowers; found in coastal dunes from British Columbia to Baja California Abronia umbellata , beach sand verbena , pink sand verbena
aromatic herb of temperate Eurasia and North Africa having a bitter taste used in making the liqueur absinthe absinthe , Artemisia absinthium , common wormwood , lad's love , old man
tall annual herb or subshrub of tropical Asia having velvety leaves and yellow flowers and yielding a strong fiber; naturalized in southeastern Europe and United States Abutilon theophrasti , butter-print , China jute , Indian mallow , velvet-leaf , velvetleaf , velvetweed
large evergreen arborescent herb having huge paddle-shaped leaves and bearing inedible fruit that resemble bananas but edible young flower shoots; sometimes placed in genus Musa Abyssinian banana , Ensete ventricosum , Ethiopian banana , Musa ensete
weedy herb of eastern North America Acalypha virginica , three-seeded mercury
ubiquitous strong-scented mat-forming Eurasian herb of wasteland, hedgerow or pasture having narrow serrate leaves and small usually white florets; widely naturalized in North America Achillea millefolium , milfoil , yarrow
Eurasian herb having loose heads of button-shaped white flowers and long grey-green leaves that cause sneezing when powdered Achillea ptarmica , sneezeweed yarrow , sneezewort
poisonous Eurasian perennial herb with broad rounded leaves and yellow flowers and fibrous rootstock Aconitum lycoctonum , wolf's bane , wolfbane , wolfsbane
poisonous herb native to northern Europe having hooded blue-purple flowers; the dried leaves and roots yield aconite Aconitum napellus , helmet flower , helmetflower , monkshood
North American herb with white poisonous berries Actaea alba , doll's eyes , white baneberry , white bead , white cohosh
North American perennial herb with alternately compound leaves and racemes of small white flowers followed by bright red oval poisonous berries Actaea rubra , red-berry , red baneberry , redberry , snakeberry
perennial herb with showy yellow flowers; the eastern United States Actinomeris alternifolia , golden honey plant , golden ironweed , Verbesina alternifolia , wingstem , yellow ironweed
California herb with pinkish purple flowers adobe lily , Fritillaria pluriflora , pink fritillary
Eurasian herb cultivated for its deep red flowers with dark centers Adonis annua , pheasant's-eye
semiparasitic herb with purple or white or pink flowers; grows in the United States and West Indies Agalinis , genus Agalinis
much-branched North American herb with an odor like fennel Agastache foeniculum , anise hyssop
American herb having flat-topped clusters of small white flower heads; reputedly a cause of trembles and milk sickness; sometimes placed in genus Eupatorium Ageratina altissima , Eupatorium rugosum , white sanicle , white snakeroot
small tender herb grown for its fluffy brushlike blue to lavender blooms Ageratum houstonianum , common ageratum
erect or partially climbing herb having large green or variegated leaves Aglaonema modestum , Chinese evergreen , Japanese leaf
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