Definition of Coleus aromaticus
1. Noun. An aromatic fleshy herb of India and Ceylon to South Africa; sometimes placed in genus Plectranthus.
Generic synonyms: Coleus, Flame Nettle
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Coleus Aromaticus
Literary usage of Coleus aromaticus
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1. The American Botanist edited by Willard Nelson Clute (1905)
"The bread-and-butter plant (coleus aromaticus) is another member of this genus cultivated in India. It has fragrant, fleshy leaves and is often eaten as a ..."
2. Odorographia: A Natural History of Raw Materials and Drugs Used in the by John Charles Sawer (1892)
"406), synonymous with coleus aromaticus *, figured by Rumphius t, and in the ' Botanical Register/ tab. 1520. It is mentioned by Royle in his 'Illustrations ..."