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Related to Trichostema: Trichostema lanatum
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Noun1.Trichostema - genus of North American aromatic herbs or subshrubs: blue curlsTrichostema - genus of North American aromatic herbs or subshrubs: blue curls
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
blue curls - any of several plants of the genus Trichostema having whorls of small blue flowers
black sage, California romero, Trichostema lanatum, wooly blue curls - an aromatic plant with wooly leaves found in southern California and Mexico
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hickmanii, Acmispon brachycarpus (deervetch), Castillejo densiflora (owl's-clover), Deinandra corymbosa (coastal tarplant), Lasthenia gracilis (common goldfields), Lepidium nitidum (peppercress), Minuartia californica (California sandwort) and Trichostema lanceolatum (vinegar plant).
Among its introductions for 2008 are Trichostema Blue Bonnets and Dierama Cosmos.
Dendromecon rigida (Papaveraceae), Dicentra chrysantha (Papaveraceae), Phacelia brachyloba (Hydrophyllaceae), and Trichostema lanatum (Lamiaceae) did not germinate under any of the test conditions, including the combination of heat shock plus smoke (not shown).