veronica peregrina
Neckweed Neck"weed`, n. (Bot.) (a) An American annual weed ({veronica peregrina}), with small white flowers and a roundish pod. (b) The hemp; -- so called as furnishing ropes for hanging criminals. --Dr. Prior. [1913 Webster]

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  • Veronica peregrina —   Verónica americana …   Wikipedia Español

  • Veronica peregrina — Véronique voyageuse Véronique voyageuse …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Veronica peregrina — Fremder Ehrenpreis Fremder Ehrenpreis (Veronica peregrina) Systematik Klasse: Dreifurchenpollen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Veronica peregrina — ID 87564 Symbol Key VEPE2 Common Name neckweed Family Scrophulariaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AK, AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Veronica peregrina — noun North American annual with small white flowers widely naturalized as a weed in South America and Europe • Syn: ↑purslane speedwell • Hypernyms: ↑veronica, ↑speedwell …   Useful english dictionary

  • Veronica peregrina ssp. peregrina — ID 87565 Symbol Key VEPEP Common Name neckweed Family Scrophulariaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AK, AL, AR, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Veronica peregrina ssp. xalapensis — ID 87567 Symbol Key VEPEX2 Common Name hairy purslane speedwell Family Scrophulariaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AK, AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Veronica peregrina L. ssp. peregrina — Symbol VEPEP Common Name neckweed Botanical Family Scrophulariaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Veronica peregrina L. — Symbol VEPE2 Common Name neckweed Botanical Family Scrophulariaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Veronica peregrina L. ssp. xalapensis (Kunth) Pennell — Symbol VEPEX2 Common Name hairy purslane speedwell Botanical Family Scrophulariaceae …   Scientific plant list

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