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Noun1.Agalinis - semiparasitic herb with purple or white or pink flowersAgalinis - semiparasitic herb with purple or white or pink flowers; grows in the United States and West Indies
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
family Scrophulariaceae, figwort family, foxglove family, Scrophulariaceae - a family of dicotyledonous plants of the order Polemoniales; includes figwort and snapdragon and foxglove and toadflax and speedwell and mullein; in some classifications placed in the order Scrophulariales
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X SCROPHULARIACEAE (Figwort Family) Agalinis aspera (Douglas ex Benth.
Comparative floral development of Agalinis (Scrophulariaceae s.
Abundant forbs were Agalinis tenuifolia (slender gerardia), Aster oolentangiensis, Comandra umbellata (star toadflax), Conyza canadensis (horseweed), Eupborbia corollata (flowering spurge), Fragaria virginiana, Lechea leggettii (pinweed), Lupinus perennis (wild lupine), Phlox pilosa (prairie phlox), Potentilla simplex, Pleridium aquilinum, Rubus flagellaris, and Solidago nemoralis (gray goldenrod).
Agalinis tenuifolia, Aristida virgata, Desmodium marilandicum, Liatris squarrulosa, Physalis carpenteri and Sporobolus junceus.
If the hairs are on the upper side, the bee turns over and pollen is dusted on its front, as, for example, in Aureolaria, Agalinis (Agalineae), and Gratiola neglecta (Gratioleae) (Pennell, 1935).