Definition of Family Resedaceae
1. Noun. Mainly Mediterranean herbs: mignonette.
Generic synonyms: Dilleniid Dicot Family
Group relationships: Hypericales, Order Hypericales, Order Parietales, Parietales
Member holonyms: Genus Reseda
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Resedaceae
Literary usage of Family Resedaceae
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1. The Plant World by Plant World Association, Wild Flower Preservation Society (U.S.) (1901)
"family Resedaceae. Mignonette Family. Contains 6 genera and about 55 species, belonging mostly to the Old World. They are herbs with alternate leaves and ..."
2. The Volatile Oils by Eduard Gildemeister, Friedrich Hoffmann (1900)
"... L. (family Resedaceae) an oil yield of but 0.002 pc is obtained. Remarkable is the strong development of carbon ..."
3. Proceedings by Nebraska, Nebraska State Board of Agriculture, State Board of Agriculture (1914)
"Although a bad smelling plant its flowers yield honey. Native. MIGNONETTE FAMILY (Resedaceae) Mignonette (Reseda odorata L.). Honey from the flowers. ..."