Hedeoma pulegioides
Pennyroyal Pen`ny*roy"al, n. [A corruption of OE. puliall royal. OE. puliall is ultimately derived fr. L. puleium, or pulegium regium (so called as being good against fleas), fr. pulex a flea; and royal is a translation of L. regium, in puleium regium.] (Bot.) An aromatic herb ({Mentha Pulegium}) of Europe; also, a North American plant ({Hedeoma pulegioides}) resembling it in flavor. [1913 Webster]

{Bastard pennyroyal} (Bot.) See {Blue curls}, under {Blue}. [1913 Webster]


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  • Hedeoma pulegioides — Taxobox name = Hedeoma pulegioides image width = 225px regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Lamiales familia = Lamiaceae genus = Hedeoma species = H. pulegioides binomial = Hedeoma pulegioides binomial authority …   Wikipedia

  • Hedeoma pulegioides — amerikinė bitžolė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Notrelinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, prieskoninis, vaistinis augalas (Hedeoma pulegioides), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. Iš jo gaminami maisto priedai (kvėpikliai). atitikmenys: lot. Hedeoma… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Hedeoma pulegioides — ID 38873 Symbol Key HEPU Common Name American false pennyroyal Family Lamiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, CT, DC, DE, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Hedeoma pulegioides — noun erect hairy branching American herb having purple blue flowers; yields an essential oil used as an insect repellent and sometimes in folk medicine • Syn: ↑pennyroyal, ↑American pennyroyal • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant • Member… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hedeoma pulegioides (L.) Pers. — Symbol HEPU Common Name American false pennyroyal Botanical Family Lamiaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Hedeoma pulegioides (L.) Pers. — Symbol HEPU Common Name American false pennyroyal Botanical Family Lamiaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Hedeoma — Гедеома — Hedeoma pulegioides (L.) Pers. Гедеома пулегиевая.Сем.: Lamiaceae (Labiatae) Губоцветные.По сухим полям в Сев. Америке.Прим. часть: свежее цветущее растение (июль сентябрь).Эссенция: по § 3.Содерж. лекарств. в ва в эссенции: 1/3.Употр. развед.:… …   Справочник по гомеопатии

  • Hedeoma —   Hedeoma H. nana …   Wikipedia Español

  • Hedeoma — noun small genus of American herbs (American pennyroyal) • Syn: ↑genus Hedeoma • Regions: ↑United States, ↑United States of America, ↑America, ↑the States, ↑US, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • hedeoma oil — noun aromatic oil from American pennyroyal • Syn: ↑pennyroyal oil • Hypernyms: ↑oil • Substance Holonyms: ↑pennyroyal, ↑American pennyroyal, ↑Hedeoma pulegioides * * * …   Useful english dictionary

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