bladderpod
bladderpod lad"der*pod n. 1. a North American wild lobelia ({Lobelia inflata}) having small blue flowers and inflated capsules formerly used as an antispasmodic.

Syn: Indian tobacco. [WordNet 1.5]

2. any of a number of annual or perennial herbs with inflated seed pods; some are placed in the genus {Lesquerella}. [WordNet 1.5]

3. any of several plants of the genus {Physaria} having racemose yellow flowers and inflated pods. [WordNet 1.5]

4. any of several hairy North American herbs having yellow racemose flowers and inflated pods. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • bladderpod — /blad euhr pod /, n. 1. any of several plants belonging to the genera Alyssoides and Lesquerella, of the mustard family, having inflated seed pods. 2. See poison bean (def. 1). [1855 60; BLADDER + POD1, so called from its full shape] * * * …   Universalium

  • bladderpod — noun 1. North American wild lobelia having small blue flowers and inflated capsules formerly used as an antispasmodic • Syn: ↑Indian tobacco, ↑Lobelia inflata • Hypernyms: ↑lobelia 2. annual or perennial herbs with inflated seed pods; some placed …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bladderpod oil — is a seed oil, extracted from the seeds of the Lesquerella fendleri and other species of genus Lesquerella , Native to the plains and mesas of southwestern United States, eastward to Kansas and southward into northern Mexico. [Duke Handbook… …   Wikipedia

  • Fendler's bladderpod — paprastasis nermitis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Bastutinių šeimos aliejinis, pašarinis augalas (Lesquerella fendleri), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. Naudojamas lūpų dažams gaminti. atitikmenys: lot. Lesquerella fendleri angl. Fendler s… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • silver bladderpod — balzganasis nermitis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Bastutinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Lesquerella ludoviciana), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Lesquerella ludoviciana angl. silver bladderpod šaltinis Valstybinės… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Lobelia inflata — bladderpod lad der*pod n. 1. a North American wild lobelia ({Lobelia inflata}) having small blue flowers and inflated capsules formerly used as an antispasmodic. Syn: Indian tobacco. [WordNet 1.5] 2. any of a number of annual or perennial herbs… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • List of Canadian plants by family B — Main page: List of Canadian plants by familyFamilies: A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I J K | L | M | N | O | P Q | R | S | T | U V W | X Y Z Balsaminaceae * Impatiens aurella pale yellow jewelweed * Impatiens capensis spotted jewelweed *… …   Wikipedia

  • Lesquerella — taxobox name = Lesquerella image width = 240px image caption = Lesquerella tenella regnum = Plantae unranked divisio = Angiosperms unranked classis = Eudicots unranked ordo = Rosids ordo = Brassicales familia = Brassicaceae genus = Lesquerella… …   Wikipedia

  • Lesquerella globosa — ID 46890 Symbol Key LEGL2 Common Name globe bladderpod Family Brassicaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution IN, KY, OH, TN Growth Habit Forb/herb D …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Lesquerella pallida — ID 46964 Symbol Key LEPA4 Common Name white bladderpod Family Brassicaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution TX Growth Habit Forb/herb Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

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