Definition of Trichostema lanatum
1. Noun. An aromatic plant with wooly leaves found in southern California and Mexico.
Group relationships: Genus Trichostema, Trichostema
Generic synonyms: Blue Curls
Lexicographical Neighbors of Trichostema Lanatum
Literary usage of Trichostema lanatum
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Report on the United States and Mexican Boundary Survey: Made Under the by United States Department of the Interior, William Hemsley Emory, Spencer Fullerton Baird, Charles Frederic Girard, Timothy Abbott Conrad, George Engelmann, James Hall, Charles Christopher Parry, Arthur Carl Victor Schott, John Torrey (1858)
"trichostema lanatum, Benth. Lab. p. 659, (TAB. XL.) Solidad, above San Diego, California^ June—July ; Parry; also found near San Antonio, in the same State, ..."
2. A Phytogeographic and Taxonomic Study of the Southern California Trees and by Le Roy Abrams (1910)
"Corolla-tube well-exserted beyond the calyx. IT lanatum. Corolla-tube scarcely exserted beyond the calyx. 2. T. Parishii. 1. trichostema lanatum Benth. Lab. ..."
3. California Plants in Their Homes: A Botanical Reader for Children by Alice Merritt Davidson (1898)
"trichostema lanatum, Benth., the woolly blue-curls, is a pleasantly scented shrub, with unique handsome flowers ; it is rather common on gravelly hillsides ..."