genus Leonotis


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Noun1.genus Leonotis - small genus of tropical herbs and subshrubs of South Africa
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
Cape dagga, dagga, Leonotis leonurus, red dagga, wilde dagga - relatively nontoxic South African herb smoked like tobacco
Leonotis nepetaefolia, Leonotis nepetifolia, lion's-ear - pantropical herb having whorls of striking lipped flowers; naturalized in United States