Definition of Sand verbena

1. Noun. Any of various plants of the genus Abronia of western North America and Mexico having flowers resembling verbena.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sand Verbena

sand sage
sand sedge
sand sedges
sand shark
sand snake
sand sole
sand spurry
sand stargazer
sand storm
sand storms
sand tiger
sand trap
sand traps
sand tumor
sand tumour
sand verbena (current term)
sand viper
sand wasp
sand wedge
sand wedges
sand whiting
sandable
sandal
sandal foot
sandal strap dermatitis
sandaled
sandaliform
sandaling
sandalled
sandalling

Literary usage of Sand verbena

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A Flora of Western Middle California by Willis Linn Jepson (1911)
"COMMON SAND-VERBENA. Stems slender, prostrate, viscid, 1 to 3 ft. long; leaves nearly ... YELLOW SAND-VERBENA. Stems stout, 1 to 2 ft. long. prostrate, ..."

2. The Wild Flowers of California: Their Names, Haunts, and Habits by Mary Elizabeth Parsons (1906)
"YELLOW SAND-VERBENA. Abronia latifolia, Esch. Four-o'clock Family. ... The fragrant blossoms of the yellow sand-verbena may be found upon the beach at ..."

3. A Popular California Flora: Or, Manual of Botany for Beginners ... : to by Volney Rattan (1888)
"(Pink Sand-Verbena.) Annual; stems decumbent, leaves oblong or ovate, ... (Red Sand-Verbena.) Stouter than the last; leaves broader with shorter petioles; ..."

4. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1918)
"... of the yellow sand-verbena (Abronia) and others, arc- evidence of efforts on their part to store such water as may fall upon them, in the cells of their ..."

5. A Flora of Western Middle California by Willis Linn Jepson (1911)
"COMMON SAND-VERBENA. Stems slender, prostrate, viscid, 1 to 3 ft. long; leaves nearly ... YELLOW SAND-VERBENA. Stems stout, 1 to 2 ft. long. prostrate, ..."

6. The Wild Flowers of California: Their Names, Haunts, and Habits by Mary Elizabeth Parsons (1906)
"YELLOW SAND-VERBENA. Abronia latifolia, Esch. Four-o'clock Family. ... The fragrant blossoms of the yellow sand-verbena may be found upon the beach at ..."

7. A Popular California Flora: Or, Manual of Botany for Beginners ... : to by Volney Rattan (1888)
"(Pink Sand-Verbena.) Annual; stems decumbent, leaves oblong or ovate, ... (Red Sand-Verbena.) Stouter than the last; leaves broader with shorter petioles; ..."

8. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1918)
"... of the yellow sand-verbena (Abronia) and others, arc- evidence of efforts on their part to store such water as may fall upon them, in the cells of their ..."

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