Definition of Kochia scoparia
1. Noun. Densely branched Eurasian plant; foliage turns purple-red in autumn.
Group relationships: Bassia, Genus Bassia, Genus Kochia, Kochia
Generic synonyms: Bush, Shrub
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Literary usage of Kochia scoparia
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1. The Treasury of Botany: A Popular Dictionary of the Vegetable Kingdom; with by John Lindley (1866)
"kochia scoparia. CYPRESS KNEES. See Exostosis. CYPRIPEDIUM. In the north of England the eye of the botanist has been now and then delighted by tbe discovery ..."
2. The American Botanist edited by Willard Nelson Clute (1917)
"I had previously made but one collection of kochia scoparia, an escape from gardens, and saw that this was too different to be called that species. ..."