Definition of Genus Elsholtzia
1. Noun. Genus of Asiatic and African aromatic herbs.
Group relationships: Family Labiatae, Family Lamiaceae, Labiatae, Lamiaceae, Mint Family
Member holonyms: Elsholtzia
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Elsholtzia
Literary usage of Genus Elsholtzia
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1. Edwards's Botanical Register, Or, Ornamental Flower-garden and Shrubbery by Sydenham Edwards, John Lindley (1829)
"... slightly cleft at the apex. Elsholtzia paniculata Willd. iS a true Pogostemon. The genus Elsholtzia remains, therefore, ..."
2. A naturalist in western China: with vasculum, camera, and gun; being some by Ernest Henry Wilson, Charles Sprague Sargent (1913)
"A few small shrubs of Salvia in Texas, and the genus Elsholtzia, with several species in eastern continental Asia, represent the woody plants of this ..."