Definition of Lythrum hyssopifolia
1. Noun. Annual with small solitary pink flowers; originally of Europe but widely naturalized in moist areas.
Group relationships: Genus Lythrum, Lythrum
Generic synonyms: Loosestrife
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lythrum Hyssopifolia
Literary usage of Lythrum hyssopifolia
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1. Report of the Geological Survey of Ohio by Geological Survey of Ohio (1893)
"LYTHRUM L. LOOSESTRIFE. LYTHRUM ALATUM. Pursh. Throughout the state. LYTHRUM HYSSOPIFOLIA L. "Central Ohio," WS Sullivant (Cat); Cincinnati, Jos. ..."
2. Publications by English Dialect Society (1886)
"220) Lythrum hyssopifolia, L., Scutellaria galericulata, L., and S. minor, L., are included with Gratiola in the chapter on Hedge Hyssop; but lie recognises ..."
3. The Different Forms of Flowers on Plants of the Same Species by Charles Darwin (1888)
"Lythrum hyssopifolia.—This species is said by Vaucher, but I believe erroneously, to be dimorphic. I have examined dried flowers from twenty-two separate ..."