Definition of Genus Amsinckia
1. Noun. Rough annual herbs of Europe and the Americas: fiddlenecks.
Generic synonyms: Plant Genus
Group relationships: Borage Family, Boraginaceae, Family Boraginaceae
Member holonyms: Amsinckia Intermedia, Common Amsinckia, Amsinckia Grandiflora, Large-flowered Fiddleneck
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Amsinckia
Literary usage of Genus Amsinckia
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1. California Plants in Their Homes: A Botanical Reader for Children by Alice Merritt Davidson (1898)
"... in the spring time, those with the yellow flowers belong to the genus Amsinckia, and the white ones to different genera not agreed upon by botanists. ..."