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Noun1.Ballota - perennial herbs or subshrubs of especially Mediterranean area: black horehoundBallota - perennial herbs or subshrubs of especially Mediterranean area: black horehound
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
family Labiatae, family Lamiaceae, Labiatae, Lamiaceae, mint family - a large family of aromatic herbs and shrubs having flowers resembling the lips of a mouth and four-lobed ovaries yielding four one-seeded nutlets and including mint; thyme; sage; rosemary
Ballota nigra, black archangel, black horehound, fetid horehound, stinking horehound - ill-smelling European herb with rugose leaves and whorls of dark purple flowers
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Drought busters Square up to the sun and plant a gravel garden around a skeleton of drought-tolerant evergreens, such as lavender, ballota and cistus, interwoven with sun-loving perennials.
CHOOSE TOUGH PLANTS FOR A HOT, DRY SUMMER These include: Ballota acetabulosa (Greek horehound); Catananche caerulea (cupid's dart); Centranthus ruber (red valerian); Erigeron karvinskianus (Mexican fleabane); Eschscholzia californica (California poppy); Euphorbia myrsinites (broad-leaved glaucous spurge); Gaura lindheimeri (white gaura); Nepeta racemosa (catmint); Perovskia 'Blue Spire' (Russian sage); Salvia sclarea (clary sage); Santolina chamaecyparissus (cotton lavender), and Verbena bonariensis (Argentinian vervain).
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Trichome micromorphology of Egyptian Ballota (Lamiaceae) with emphasis on its systematic implication.
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ballota, Cistus ladanifer, and Cistus laurifolius (Figure 1).
Les hemicryptophytes, les geophytes et les phanerophytes occupent dans l'ordre les regions comme suit: hemicryptophytes: 14% a Hafir, 8% a Tlemcen, 4% a Sidi Djilali et 3% a Sebdou, nous avons Pallenis spinosa, Eryngium maritimus, Satureja calamintha, Ballota hirsuta, Rubia peregrina, Asparagus acutifolius; geophytes: 19% a Hafir, 6% a Sebdou, 6% a Tlemcen et 1% a Sidi Djilali, nous avons Allium nigrum, Allium roseum, phanerophytes: ils se placent en derniere position dans toutes les regions exceptee a Sidi Djilali oo elles occupent la quatrieme place juste avant les geophytes.
Monfared, Volatile constituents of Ballota aucheri Boiss, Stachys benthamiana Boiss and Perovskia abrotanoides Karel, Growing wild in Iran, Journal of Essential Oil Research, 1, 3 (2006).