Definition of Spurred gentian

1. Noun. Any of various plants of the genus Halenia having flowers with spurred lobes.

Generic synonyms: Gentian
Group relationships: Genus Halenia, Halenia



Lexicographical Neighbors of Spurred Gentian

spurlings
spurn
spurne
spurned
spurner
spurners
spurnes
spurneth
spurning
spurningly
spurnings
spurns
spurnwater
spurnwaters
spurred
spurred gentian (current term)
spurrer
spurrers
spurrey
spurreys
spurrier
spurriers
spurries
spurring
spurrings
spurrite
spurrites
spurry
spurs
spurs of the moment

Literary usage of Spurred gentian

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Catalogue of the Flora of Minnesota Including Its Phaenogamous and Vascular by Warren Upham (1884)
"spurred gentian. Common north of lake Superior, Juni, Roberts; lake of the Woods, Dawson. North. GENTIANA, Tourn. GENTIAN. G. Amarella, L., var. acuta, ..."

2. Minnesota Plant Life by Conway MacMillan (1899)
"The gentian family includes in Minnesota about ten species of gentian, one spurred gentian, one buck-bean and one f 1 ..."

3. Report: New York by Otis Stuart (1904)
"spurred gentian. Balenia deflexa Griseb. Shore of Little Traverse Bay, near Harbor Point; Drummond's Is. and St. Helen's Is., Winch. ..."

4. Rhodora by New England Botanical Club (1899)
"DURING the past two seasons, while collecting the spurred-gentian in various parts of Maine, my attention has often been attracted by a plant, which, ..."

5. Report (1913)
"Smaller Fringed Gentian. Abundant in marshy open ground on the east side. Halenia deflexa (Sm.) Griseb. spurred gentian. ..."

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