Definition of Genus Pycnanthemum
1. Noun. American mountain mint.
Generic synonyms: Asterid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Family Labiatae, Family Lamiaceae, Labiatae, Lamiaceae, Mint Family
Member holonyms: Mountain Mint
Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Pycnanthemum
Literary usage of Genus Pycnanthemum
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Publishers Weekly by Publishers' Board of Trade (U.S.), Book Trade Association of Philadelphia, American Book Trade Union, Am. Book Trade Association, R.R. Bowker Company (1873)
"Miller, Emerson Romeo A chemical investigation .of the volatile oils of some species of the genus Pycnanthemum Michx. jq p. diagr. ..."
2. Transactions of the Massachusetts Horticultural Society.: Horticultural Hall by Massachusetts Horticultural Society, W.D. Ticknor & Co, James Englebert Teschemacher (1885)
"The same may be said of another genus, Pycnanthemum or Basil, which has flowers varying from white to purple, according to the different species. ..."