Definition of Echium vulgare
1. Noun. A coarse prickly European weed with spikes of blue flowers; naturalized in United States.
Generic synonyms: Herb, Herbaceous Plant
Group relationships: Echium, Genus Echium
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Echium Vulgare
Literary usage of Echium vulgare
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1. Publications by English Dialect Society (1886)
"The common book-name for echium vulgare, L.— Lyte; Ger. (who calls it also Snake's B); E. Bord. Bot. E. Bord.; Prior, p. 31. ' For as the ancient Nicander ..."
2. The Flora of Berkshire: Being a Topographical and Historical Account of the by George Claridge Druce (1897)
"... neere Oxford,' is doubtless echium vulgare, L. The locality given may be in either county. The eighth record is again an ambiguous one. ..."