physostegia


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Noun1.physostegia - any of various plants of the genus Physostegia having sessile linear to oblong leaves and showy white or rose or lavender flowersphysostegia - any of various plants of the genus Physostegia having sessile linear to oblong leaves and showy white or rose or lavender flowers
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
genus Physostegia - genus of North American perennial herbs
false dragon head, false dragonhead, obedient plant, Physostegia virginiana - North American plant having a spike of two-lipped pink or white flowers
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Physostegia virginiana Polygonum hydropiper Polygonum ramosissimum Polygonum sp.
Obedience plant (Physostegia virginiana) gets its name for how well the flowers obey.
(especially aspera), Physostegia angustifolia, Polytaenia nuttalii, Prenanthes aspera, Ratibida pinnata, Silphium spp.
Flora in spring was dominated by white woodland aster (Aster lateriflorus; relative abundance, 15.0%) followed by a species endemic to the blackland prairies of Texas, beautiful false dragon-head (Physostegia pulchella, family Lamiaceae).
Cryptomyzus korschefti Physostegia virginiana * Benth Borner Macrosiphoneiia sanborni Chrysantemum sp.
[Symphyotrichum urophyllum], Silphium trifoliatum, Physostegia
False dragonhead, obedient plant (Physostegia virginiana).
The oddly-named obedient plant (Physostegia virginiana) is also particularly lovely, with tubular flowers carried on spikes.
Some, such as asters, phlox, Shasta daisies, and Physostegia, should be divided every three years; others, such as chrysanthemums, should be divided every year for best blooming.
Hedeoma pulgioides (L.) Pers.:32702 Monarda bradburiana Beck.:32703 Physostegia virginiana (L.) Benth.:32704 Pycnanthemum pilosum Nutt.:32424 Pycnanthemum tenuifolium Schrad.:INAI Scutellaria leonardii Epling:32443
Think Asters, daylilies, chrysanthemums, phlox, primrose (either before flowering or immediately thereafter), Arabis, Campanulas, Cerastum, Chelone, Heliopsis, Ajuga, Lysimachia, Monarda, Physostegia, Valeriana, and almost all the Sedums and Sempervivums.