Definition of Genus Pogostemon
1. Noun. Genus of Asiatic shrubs or trees whose leaves yield a fragrant oil.
Generic synonyms: Asterid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Family Labiatae, Family Lamiaceae, Labiatae, Lamiaceae, Mint Family
Member holonyms: Pachouli, Patchouli, Patchouly, Pogostemon Cablin
Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Pogostemon
Literary usage of Genus Pogostemon
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Proceedings of the American Pharmaceutical Association at the Annual Meeting by American Pharmaceutical Association, National Pharmaceutical Convention, American Pharmaceutical Association Meeting (1896)
"In a comparison paper, EM Holmes, after confirming the application of the word " dilem " to designate various plants belonging to the genus Pogostemon (the ..."
2. Pamphlets on Forestry in the Philippine Islands (1903)
"It is found throughout the Philippines, but is certainly not a native of the Archipelago. Genus POGOSTEMON POGOSTEMON CABLIN Benth. (Fig. 72). ..."