Definition of False foxglove

1. Noun. Sparsely branched North American perennial with terminal racemes of bright yellow flowers resembling those of the foxglove; sometimes placed in genus Gerardia.

Exact synonyms: Aureolaria Virginica, Gerardia Virginica
Generic synonyms: Herb, Herbaceous Plant
Group relationships: Aureolaria, Genus Aureolaria



2. Noun. Multi-stemmed North American annual having solitary axillary dark golden-yellow flowers resembling those of the foxglove; sometimes placed in genus Gerardia.
Exact synonyms: Aureolaria Pedicularia, Gerardia Pedicularia
Generic synonyms: Herb, Herbaceous Plant
Group relationships: Aureolaria, Genus Aureolaria

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Lexicographical Neighbors of False Foxglove

false deathcap
false dextrocardia
false dichotomy
false dilemma
false diphtheria
false diverticulum
false dogwood
false dominance
false dragon head
false dragonhead
false easting
false economy
false etymology
false face
false flat
false foxglove (current term)
false friend
false friends
false fruit
false garlic
false gavial
false glottis
false goatsbeard
false gromwell
false haematuria
false hair
false harmonic
false harmonics
false heather
false hellebore

Literary usage of False foxglove

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1. The Mysteries of the Flowers by Herbert Waldron Faulkner (1917)
"... some of which is sure to adhere to his abdomen. The sketch shows clearly the arrangement and action of the parts. DOWNY false foxglove— ..."

2. The American Botanist edited by Willard Nelson Clute (1921)
"With reference to the divided leaves it is called "fern-leaved false foxglove" and "lousewort false foxglove". The "lousewort" part of the name comes from ..."

3. The Vascular Flora of Pennsylvania: Annotated Checklist and Atlas by Ann Fowler Rhoads, William M. Klein (1993)
"False-foxglove Herbaceous annual Dry fields, meadows and open woods. ... Aureolaria flava (L.) Farw. var. flava Yellow false-foxglove Herbaceous perennial ..."

4. How to Know the Wild Flowers: A Guide to the Names, Haunts, and Habits of by Frances Theodora Parsons (1895)
"The downy false foxglove, G. flava, is usually a somewhat lower plant, with a close down, a less-branched stem, more entire leaves, and smaller, ..."

5. Lake Maxinkuckee: A Physical and Biological Survey by Barton Warren Evermann, Howard Walton Clark (1920)
"Noticed in flower during the month of September, 1900. 688. DOWNY false foxglove ... ENTIRE-LEAVED false foxglove ... SMOOTH false foxglove ..."

6. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States, Canada and the British by Nathaniel Lord. Britton, Hon. Addison. Brown (1913)
"Serrate false foxglove. Fig. 3814. D. Drummondii serrata Benth. in DC. Prodr. io: 521. 1846. ... leaved false foxglove. 5 .'- 4. ..."

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