Definition of Agalinis
1. Noun. Semiparasitic herb with purple or white or pink flowers; grows in the United States and West Indies.
Generic synonyms: Asterid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Family Scrophulariaceae, Figwort Family, Foxglove Family, Scrophulariaceae
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Agalinis
Literary usage of Agalinis
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Vascular Flora of Pennsylvania: Annotated Checklist and Atlas by Ann Fowler Rhoads, William MacKinley Klein (1993)
"SCROPHULARIACEAE Agalinis auriculata (Michx.) SFBlake Eared false-foxglove Herbaceous annual Wet meadows, fields, roadsides and waste ground along railroad ..."
2. The Vascular Flora of Pennsylvania: Annotated Checklist and Atlas by Ann Fowler Rhoads, William M. Klein (1993)
"SCROPHULARIACEAE ra »Agalinis auriculata (Michx.) SFBlake IB Eared false-foxglove Herbaceous annual Wet meadows, fields, roadsides and waste ground along ..."
3. Memoirs by Gray Herbarium, Harvard University Gray Herbarium (1917)
"... flora of far-southern origin we find but 1 endemic species, Agalinis ... of the genus Agalinis, Pennell, has treated the Nova Scotian plant merely as a ..."
4. Flora of the District of Columbia and Vicinity by Albert Spear Hitchcock (1919)
"Agalinis Raf. PURPLE FOXGLOVE. Pedicels shorter than the calyx or but slightly ... Agalinis tenuifolia (Vahl) Raf. Dry woods and fields; frequent. Aug. ..."