Definition of Buphthalmum
1. Noun. Oxeye.
Generic synonyms: Asterid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Aster Family, Asteraceae, Compositae, Family Asteraceae, Family Compositae
Member holonyms: Oxeye
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Buphthalmum
Literary usage of Buphthalmum
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Memoirs of the Torrey Botanical Club by Torrey Botanical Club (1902)
"... or possibly other daisy-like flowers, in mind in his name Buphthalmum, when discussing the various plants called Herba Paralysis,—" laudatur ad ..."
2. Curtis's Botanical Magazine, Or, Flower-garden Displayed by John Sims (1816)
"Buphthalmum sericeum is a handsome dwarf shrub, though (lie leaves lose something of their beauty in cultivation ; the soft silky whiteness of the ..."