genus Sphacele


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Noun1.genus Sphacele - a dicotyledonous genus of the family Labiatae
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
Lepechinia calycina, Sphacele calycina, pitcher sage - California plant with woolly stems and leaves and large white flowers
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