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Definition 1: aromatic potherb used in cookery for its savory qualities - [noun denoting food]

(herb is a kind of ...) something added to food primarily for the savor it imparts

(... is a kind of herb ) the leaves of a mint plant used fresh or candied

(... is a kind of herb ) aromatic herb with flat or crinkly leaves that are cut finely and used to garnish food

(... is a kind of herb ) extremely pungent leaves used fresh or dried as seasoning for especially meats

(... is a kind of herb ) leaves sometimes used for flavoring fruit or claret cup but should be used with great caution: can cause irritation like poison ivy

(... is a kind of herb ) aromatic fresh or dried grey-green leaves used widely as seasoning for meats and fowl and game etc

(... is a kind of herb ) either of two aromatic herbs of the mint family

(... is a kind of herb ) fragrant dark green leaves used to flavor May wine

(... is a kind of herb ) fresh ferny leaves and green seeds used as garnish in salads and cold vegetables; dried seeds used in confectionery and liqueurs

(... is a kind of herb ) fresh leaves (or leaves preserved in vinegar) used as seasoning

(... is a kind of herb ) leaves can be used as seasoning for almost any meat and stews and stuffings and vegetables

(... is a kind of herb ) aromatic stems or leaves or roots of Angelica Archangelica

(... is a kind of herb ) aromatic threadlike foliage of the dill plant used as seasoning

(... is a kind of herb ) pungent leaves used as seasoning with meats and fowl and in stews and soups and omelets

(... is a kind of herb ) stalks eaten like celery or candied like angelica; seeds used for flavoring or pickled like capers

(... is a kind of herb ) lemony leaves used for a tisane or in soups or fruit punches

(... is a kind of herb ) a mixture of finely chopped fresh herbs

"an omelet flavored with fines herbes"

(... is a kind of herb ) leaves of the common basil; used fresh or dried

(... is a kind of herb ) dried leaf of the bay laurel

(... is a kind of herb ) an herb whose leaves are used to flavor sauces and punches; young leaves can be eaten in salads or cooked

(... is a kind of herb ) bitter leaves used sparingly in salads; dried flowers used in soups and tisanes

(... is a kind of herb ) leaves used sparingly in soups and stews

(... is a kind of herb ) fresh ferny parsley-like leaves used as a garnish with chicken and veal and omelets and green salads and spinach

(... is a kind of herb ) cylindrical leaves used fresh as a mild onion-flavored seasoning

(... is a kind of herb ) leaves make a popular tisane; young leaves used in salads or cooked

(... is a kind of herb ) parsley-like herb used as seasoning or garnish

(... is a kind of herb ) leaves used sparingly (because of bitter overtones) in sauces and soups and stuffings

(... is a kind of herb ) leaves used for seasoning

(... is a kind of herb ) dried leaves of the tea shrub; used to make tea

"the store shelves held many different kinds of tea" "they threw the tea into Boston harbor"

Definition 2: a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for herb in the sense of this definition

(herb is a kind of ...) green plant having a vascular system: ferns, gymnosperms, angiosperms

(... is a kind of herb ) slow-growing creeping plant with semi-evergreen leaves on erect wiry stems; used as ground cover

(... is a kind of herb ) North American herb with poisonous root stock and edible though insipid fruit

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various plants of the genus Ranunculus

(... is a kind of herb ) low-growing perennial of North America woodlands having trifoliate leaves and yellow rootstock and white flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) small Old World perennial herb grown for its bright yellow flowers which appear in early spring often before snow is gone

(... is a kind of herb ) any of several plants of the genus Hepatica having three-lobed leaves and white or pinkish flowers in early spring; of moist and mossy subalpine woodland areas of north temperate regions

(... is a kind of herb ) perennial herb of northeastern United States having a thick knotted yellow rootstock and large rounded leaves

(... is a kind of herb ) slender erect perennial of eastern North America having tuberous roots and pink-tinged white flowers; resembles meadow rue

(... is a kind of herb ) spectacular perennial native of wet montane grasslands of Peru; formerly included in genus Ranunculus

(... is a kind of herb ) tall perennial of the eastern United States having large basal leaves and white summer flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) any of several plants of the genus Trollius having globose yellow flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) an erect or climbing bean or pea plant of the family Leguminosae

(... is a kind of herb ) a plant of the genus Trifolium

(... is a kind of herb ) commonly cultivated Old World woody herb having large pinkish to red flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) any plant of the family Araceae; have small flowers massed on a spadix surrounded by a large spathe

(... is a kind of herb ) Chinese herb with palmately compound leaves and small greenish flowers and forked aromatic roots believed to have medicinal powers

(... is a kind of herb ) North American woodland herb similar to and used as substitute for the Chinese ginseng

(... is a kind of herb ) low-growing perennial herb with pungent gingery leaves and rhizomes

(... is a kind of herb ) wild ginger having persistent heart-shaped pungent leaves; West Virginia to Alabama

(... is a kind of herb ) a plant of the family Caryophyllaceae

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various plants related to the common chickweed

(... is a kind of herb ) spiny-leaved perennial herb of southern Europe having terminal clusters of small flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) glabrous annual with slender taproot and clusters of white flowers; western Europe especially western Mediterranean and Atlantic coastal areas

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various plants of the genus Stellaria

(... is a kind of herb ) coarse sprawling Australasian plant with red or yellow flowers; cultivated for its edible young shoots and succulent leaves

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various plants of the genus Amaranthus having dense plumes of green or red flowers; often cultivated for food

(... is a kind of herb ) erect annual of tropical central Asia and Africa having a pair of divergent spines at most leaf nodes

(... is a kind of herb ) weedy annual with spikes of silver-white flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) garden annual with featherlike spikes of red or yellow flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various plants of the genus Froelichia found in sandy soils and on rocky slopes in warmer regions of America; grown for their spikes of woolly white flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various weeds of the genus Chenopodium having small greenish flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various herbaceous plants of the genus Atriplex that thrive in deserts and salt marshes

(... is a kind of herb ) a coarse annual herb introduced into North America from Siberia; dangerous to sheep and cattle on western rangelands because of its high oxalate content

(... is a kind of herb ) Algerian plant formerly burned to obtain calcium carbonate

(... is a kind of herb ) fleshy maritime plant having fleshy stems with rudimentary scalelike leaves and small spikes of minute flowers; formerly used in making glass

(... is a kind of herb ) perennial of the genus Phytolacca

(... is a kind of herb ) a plant of the family Portulacaceae having fleshy succulent obovate leaves often grown as a potherb or salad herb; a weed in some areas

(... is a kind of herb ) a plant of the genus Calandrinia

(... is a kind of herb ) a plant of the genus Montia having edible pleasant-tasting leaves

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various often strong-smelling plants of the genus Cleome having showy spider-shaped flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) strong-scented herb common in southern United States covered with intermixed gland and hairs

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various plants of the family Cruciferae

(... is a kind of herb ) any Old World herb of the genus Aethionema; native of sunny limestone habitats

(... is a kind of herb ) coarse Eurasian plant cultivated for its thick white pungent root

(... is a kind of herb ) tall European annual with downy grey-green foliage and dense heads of small white flowers followed by hairy pods; naturalized in North America; sometimes a troublesome weed

(... is a kind of herb ) salt-tolerant seashore annual grown for its fragrant rose or violet flowers and fleshy grey-green foliage

(... is a kind of herb ) perennial of coastal sands and shingles of northern Europe and Baltic and Black Seas having racemes of small white flowers and large fleshy blue-green leaves often used as potherbs

(... is a kind of herb ) North American herb with bitter-tasting pinnate leaves resembling those of tansy

(... is a kind of herb ) yellow-flowered European plant that grows on old walls and in waste places; an adventive weed in North America

(... is a kind of herb ) from Mediterranean region; a naturalized weed throughout southern Europe

(... is a kind of herb ) any of numerous low-growing cushion-forming plants of the genus Draba having rosette-forming leaves and terminal racemes of small flowers with scapose or leafy stems; fruit is a dehiscent oblong or linear silique

(... is a kind of herb ) erect European annual often grown as a salad crop to be harvested when young and tender

(... is a kind of herb ) perennial stellate and hairy herb with small yellow flowers of mountains of southern Europe; sometimes placed in genus Sisymbrium

(... is a kind of herb ) any of several herbs of the genus Isatis

(... is a kind of herb ) any of several hairy North American herbs having yellow racemose flowers and inflated pods

(... is a kind of herb ) southeastern European plant cultivated for its fragrant purplish flowers and round flat papery silver-white seedpods that are used for indoor decoration

(... is a kind of herb ) any of several plants of the genus Physaria having racemose yellow flowers and inflated pods

(... is a kind of herb ) small tufted perennial herb of mountains of central and southern Europe having very small flowers of usually leafless stems; sometimes placed in genus Lepidium

(... is a kind of herb ) stiffly branching Old World annual with pale yellow flowers; widely naturalized in North America; formerly used medicinally

(... is a kind of herb ) annual herb having pinnatifid basal leaves and slender racemes of small white flowers followed by one-seeded winged silicles

(... is a kind of herb ) annual or perennial herbs with inflated seed pods; some placed in genus Lesquerella

(... is a kind of herb ) a Japanese plant of the family Cruciferae with a thick green root

(... is a kind of herb ) any plant of the genus Argemone having large white or yellow flowers and prickly leaves and stems and pods; chiefly of tropical America

(... is a kind of herb ) perennial woodland native of North America having a red root and red sap and bearing a solitary lobed leaf and white flower in early spring and having acrid emetic properties; rootstock used as a stimulant and expectorant

(... is a kind of herb ) delicate European herb with greyish leaves and spikes of purplish flowers; formerly used medicinally

(... is a kind of herb ) garden plant having deep-pink drooping heart-shaped flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) delicate spring-flowering plant of the eastern United States having white flowers with double spurs

(... is a kind of herb ) American plant with cream-colored flowers and tuberous roots resembling kernels of corn

(... is a kind of herb ) any of several plants of the genus Achillea native to Europe and having small white flowers in flat-topped flower heads

(... is a kind of herb ) American herb having flat-topped clusters of small white flower heads; reputedly a cause of trembles and milk sickness; sometimes placed in genus Eupatorium

(... is a kind of herb ) a small Mediterranean plant containing a volatile oil once used to relieve toothache

(... is a kind of herb ) any plant of the genus Andryala having milky sap and heads of bright yellow flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) North American perennial propagated by means of runners

(... is a kind of herb ) low-growing perennial herb having leaves with whitish down and clusters of small white flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various rhizomatous usually perennial plants of the genus Arnica

(... is a kind of herb ) small European herb with small yellow flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) low spreading tropical American shrub with long slender leaves used to make a mildly stimulating drink resembling tea; sometimes placed in genus Eupatorium

(... is a kind of herb ) a plant of the genus Balsamorhiza having downy leaves in a basal rosette and yellow flowers and long balsam-scented taproots

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various plants of the genus Cacalia having leaves resembling those of plantain

(... is a kind of herb ) thistlelike Eurasian plant widely grown for its red or orange flower heads and seeds that yield a valuable oil

(... is a kind of herb ) Eurasian plant with apple-scented foliage and white-rayed flowers and feathery leaves used medicinally; in some classification systems placed in genus Anthemis

(... is a kind of herb ) any of several United States plants having long stalks of funnel-shaped white or yellow flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) perennial Old World herb having rayed flower heads with blue florets cultivated for its root and its heads of crisp edible leaves used in salads

(... is a kind of herb ) widely cultivated herb with leaves valued as salad green; either curly serrated leaves or broad flat ones that are usually blanched

(... is a kind of herb ) any of numerous plants of the genus Coreopsis having a profusion of showy usually yellow daisylike flowers over long periods; North and South America

(... is a kind of herb ) any of several herbs of the genus Doronicum having alternate often clasping stem leaves cultivated for their long stalks of yellow flower heads

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various plants of the genus Echinops having prickly leaves and dense globose heads of bluish flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) any plant of the genus Elephantopus having heads of blue or purple flowers; America

(... is a kind of herb ) tropical African annual having scarlet tassel-shaped flower heads; sometimes placed in genus Cacalia

(... is a kind of herb ) tropical Asiatic annual cultivated for its small tassel-shaped heads of scarlet flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) coarse European herb with palmately divided leaves and clusters of small reddish-purple flower heads

(... is a kind of herb ) weedy plant of southeastern United States having divided leaves and long clusters of greenish flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) North American herb having whorled leaves and terminal clusters of small pinkish or purple flower heads

(... is a kind of herb ) perennial herb of southeastern United States having white-rayed flower heads; formerly used as in folk medicine

(... is a kind of herb ) North American herb having whorled leaves and terminal clusters of flowers spotted with purple

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various western American plants of the genus Grindelia having resinous leaves and stems formerly used medicinally; often poisonous to livestock

(... is a kind of herb ) cushion-forming New Zealand herb having leaves densely covered with tawny hairs

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various plants of the genus Helenium characteristically causing sneezing

(... is a kind of herb ) any of numerous often hairy plants of the genus Hieracium having yellow or orange flowers that resemble the dandelion

(... is a kind of herb ) rhizomatous herb with purple-red flowers suitable for groundcover; sometimes placed in genus Tussilago

(... is a kind of herb ) any plant of the genus Inula

(... is a kind of herb ) any small branched yellow-flowered North American herb of the genus Krigia

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various plants of the genus Lactuca

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various plants of temperate Eurasia; grown for their yellow flowers and handsome foliage

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various resinous glandular plants of the genus Madia; of western North and South America

(... is a kind of herb ) annual Eurasian herb similar in fragrance and medicinal uses to chamomile though taste is more bitter and effect is considered inferior

(... is a kind of herb ) annual aromatic weed of Pacific coastal areas (United States and northeastern Asia) having bristle-pointed leaves and rayless yellow flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) a plant of the genus Nabalus

(... is a kind of herb ) common perennial herb widely distributed in the southern and eastern United States having drooping clusters of pinkish flowers and thick basal leaves suggesting a lion's foot in shape; sometimes placed in genus Prenanthes

(... is a kind of herb ) any of several yellow-flowered plants of the genus Packera; often placed in genus Senecio

(... is a kind of herb ) weedy herb of the eastern United States to Texas having golden-yellow flowers; sometimes becomes invasive; sometimes placed in genus Senecio

(... is a kind of herb ) small Eurasian herb having broad leaves and lilac-pink rayless flowers; found in moist areas

(... is a kind of herb ) European herb with vanilla-scented white-pink flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) American sweet-scented herb

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various plants of the genus Pilosella

(... is a kind of herb ) any plant of the genus Piqueria or the closely related genus Stevia

(... is a kind of herb ) herb of central and southern Europe having purple florets

(... is a kind of herb ) southern Australian plant having feathery hairs surrounding the fruit

(... is a kind of herb ) hairy perennial Eurasian herb with yellow daisylike flowers reputed to destroy or drive away fleas

(... is a kind of herb ) perennial prostrate mat-forming herb with hoary woolly foliage

(... is a kind of herb ) low-branching leafy annual with flower heads resembling zinnias; found in southwestern United States and Mexico to Guatemala

(... is a kind of herb ) annual herb of the eastern Himalayas (Kashmir) having purple florets and a fragrant root that yields a volatile oil used in perfumery and for preserving furs

(... is a kind of herb ) perennial south European herb having narrow entire leaves and solitary yellow flower heads and long black edible roots shaped like carrots

(... is a kind of herb ) European perennial whose serrate leaves yield a yellow dye

(... is a kind of herb ) tall Old World biennial thistle with large clasping white-blotched leaves and purple flower heads; naturalized in California and South America

(... is a kind of herb ) any plant of the genus Stevia or the closely related genus Piqueria having glutinous foliage and white or purplish flowers; Central and South America

(... is a kind of herb ) tansy-scented Eurasian perennial herb with buttonlike yellow flowers; used as potherb or salad green and sometimes for potpourri or tea or flavoring; sometimes placed in genus Chrysanthemum

(... is a kind of herb ) densely hairy plant with rayless flowers; San Francisco Bay area

(... is a kind of herb ) white-flowered pyrethrum of Balkan area whose pinnate leaves are white and silky-hairy below; source of an insecticide; sometimes placed in genus Chrysanthemum

(... is a kind of herb ) bushy aromatic European perennial herb having clusters of buttonlike white-rayed flower heads; valued traditionally for medicinal uses; sometimes placed in genus Chrysanthemum

(... is a kind of herb ) any of several herbs of the genus Taraxacum having long tap roots and deeply notched leaves and bright yellow flowers followed by fluffy seed balls

(... is a kind of herb ) Mediterranean biennial herb with long-stemmed heads of purple ray flowers and milky sap and long edible root; naturalized throughout United States

(... is a kind of herb ) perennial of southeastern United States with leaves having the fragrance of vanilla

(... is a kind of herb ) ubiquitous European annual weed with white flowers and finely divided leaves naturalized and sometimes cultivated in eastern North America; sometimes included in genus Matricaria

(... is a kind of herb ) mat-forming perennial herb of Asia Minor; sometimes included in genus Matricaria

(... is a kind of herb ) low densely tufted perennial herb of Turkey having small white flowers; used as a ground cover in dry places; sometimes included in genus Matricaria

(... is a kind of herb ) perennial herb with large rounded leaves resembling a colt's foot and yellow flowers appearing before the leaves do; native to Europe but now nearly cosmopolitan; used medicinally especially formerly

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various plants of the genus Vernonia of tropical and warm regions of especially North America that take their name from their loose heads of purple to rose flowers that quickly take on a rusty hue

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various perennial South American plants of the genus Loasa having stinging hairs and showy white or yellow or reddish-orange flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various plants of the genus Campanula having blue or white bell-shaped flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) any of numerous short-stemmed plants of the genus Primula having tufted basal leaves and showy flowers clustered in umbels or heads

(... is a kind of herb ) any of several plants of the genus Anagallis

(... is a kind of herb ) a small fleshy herb common along North American seashores and in brackish marshes having pink or white flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various herbs and subshrubs of the genus Lysimachia

(... is a kind of herb ) any plumbaginaceous plant of the genus Plumbago

(... is a kind of herb ) cosmopolitan herbaceous or woody plants with hollow jointed stems and long narrow leaves

(... is a kind of herb ) succulent herbaceous vegetation of pasture land

(... is a kind of herb ) marsh plant having elongated linear leaves and round prickly fruit

(... is a kind of herb ) any plant or flower of the genus Lobelia

(... is a kind of herb ) tall coarse annual of Old World tropics widely cultivated in southern United States and West Indies for its long mucilaginous green pods used as basis for soups and stews; sometimes placed in genus Hibiscus

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various herbaceous plants cultivated for an edible part such as the fruit or the root of the beet or the leaf of spinach or the seeds of bean plants or the flower buds of broccoli or cauliflower

(... is a kind of herb ) any herbaceous plant having medicinal properties

(... is a kind of herb ) tufted evergreen perennial herb having spikes of tiny white flowers and glossy green round to heart-shaped leaves that become coppery to maroon or purplish in fall

(... is a kind of herb ) any of several evergreen perennials of the genus Pyrola

(... is a kind of herb ) any of several plants of the genus Chimaphila

(... is a kind of herb ) delicate evergreen dwarf herb of north temperate regions having a solitary white terminal flower; sometimes placed in genus Pyrola

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various tall perennial herbs constituting the genus Frasera; widely distributed in warm dry upland areas of California, Oregon, and Washington

(... is a kind of herb ) tall herb with panicles of white flowers flushed with green; northwestern United States; sometimes placed in genus Swertia

(... is a kind of herb ) perennial of damp places in mountains of Eurasia and North America having dull-colored blue or violet flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various plants of the family Haemodoraceae; roots contain a deep red coloring matter

(... is a kind of herb ) sedgelike spring-flowering herb having clustered flowers covered with woolly hairs; Australia

(... is a kind of herb ) a plant of the genus Epilobium having pink or yellow flowers and seeds with silky hairs

(... is a kind of herb ) any of several plants of the family Onagraceae

(... is a kind of herb ) any plant of the genus Canna having large sheathing leaves and clusters of large showy flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) any of numerous herbs of the genus Maranta having tuberous starchy roots and large sheathing leaves

(... is a kind of herb ) any of several tropical and subtropical treelike herbs of the genus Musa having a terminal crown of large entire leaves and usually bearing hanging clusters of elongated fruits

(... is a kind of herb ) large evergreen arborescent herb having huge paddle-shaped leaves and bearing inedible fruit that resemble bananas but edible young flower shoots; sometimes placed in genus Musa

(... is a kind of herb ) ornamental plant of tropical South Africa and South America having stalks of orange and purplish-blue flowers resembling a bird

(... is a kind of herb ) perennial plants having thick branching aromatic rhizomes and leafy reedlike stems

(... is a kind of herb ) widely cultivated tropical plant of India having yellow flowers and a large aromatic deep yellow rhizome; source of a condiment and a yellow dye

(... is a kind of herb ) West African plant bearing pungent peppery seeds

(... is a kind of herb ) rhizomatous herb of India having aromatic seeds used as seasoning

(... is a kind of herb ) any plant of the genus Reseda

(... is a kind of herb ) any of the numerous plants of the genus Viola

(... is a kind of herb ) any of several flowering weeds of the genus Boehmeria lacking stinging hairs

(... is a kind of herb ) herb that grows in crevices having long narrow leaves and small pink apetalous flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) a plant of the genus Kniphofia having long grasslike leaves and tall scapes of red or yellow drooping flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) plant whose succulent young shoots are cooked and eaten as a vegetable

(... is a kind of herb ) a fernlike plant native to South Africa

(... is a kind of herb ) evergreen perennial with large handsome basal leaves; grown primarily as a foliage houseplant

(... is a kind of herb ) much-branched leafless twining South African herb cultivated as an ornamental for its bright green stems growing from large aboveground bulbs

(... is a kind of herb ) any of numerous perennials having mounds of sumptuous broad ribbed leaves and clusters of white, blue, or lilac flowers; used as ground cover

(... is a kind of herb ) European herb with yellow-green flowers resembling and closely related to the trilliums; reputed to be poisonous

(... is a kind of herb ) perennial herb of East Indies to Polynesia and Australia; cultivated for its large edible root yielding Otaheite arrowroot starch

(... is a kind of herb ) plant of the genus Linum that is cultivated for its seeds and for the fibers of its stem

(... is a kind of herb ) North American perennial herb; leaves are used medicinally; sometimes placed in genus Cassia

(... is a kind of herb ) perennial Eurasian herb having heads of red or yellow flowers and common in meadows and pastures; formerly used medicinally for kidney disorders

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various plants of the genus Crotalaria having inflated pods within which the seeds rattle; used for pasture and green-manure crops

(... is a kind of herb ) perennial herb of North American prairies having dense heads of small white flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) tall bushy European perennial grown for its pinnate foliage and slender spikes of blue flowers; sometimes used medicinally

(... is a kind of herb ) deep-rooted coarse-textured plant native to the Mediterranean region having blue flowers and pinnately compound leaves; widely cultivated in Europe for its long thick sweet roots

(... is a kind of herb ) North American plant similar to true licorice and having a root with similar properties

(... is a kind of herb ) sprawling European annual having a 4-winged edible pod

(... is a kind of herb ) any of several Old World herbs of the genus Medicago having small flowers and trifoliate compound leaves

(... is a kind of herb ) Eurasian perennial herb having pale pink flowers and curved pods; naturalized in Britain and North America grasslands on calcareous soils; important forage crop and source of honey in Britain

(... is a kind of herb ) trailing trifoliate Asiatic and African herb having cobalt blue flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) densely hairy perennial of central North America having edible tuberous roots

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various plants of the genus Thermopsis having trifoliate leaves and yellow or purple racemose flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) Old World herb related to fenugreek

(... is a kind of herb ) annual herb or southern Europe and eastern Asia having off-white flowers and aromatic seeds used medicinally and in curry

(... is a kind of herb ) any of numerous plants of the genus Plantago; mostly small roadside or dooryard weeds with elliptic leaves and small spikes of very small flowers; seeds of some used medicinally

(... is a kind of herb ) a member of the genus Fagopyrum; annual Asian plant with clusters of small pinkish white flowers and small edible triangular seeds which are used whole or ground into flour

(... is a kind of herb ) plants having long green or reddish acidic leafstalks growing in basal clumps; stems (and only the stems) are edible when cooked; leaves are poisonous

(... is a kind of herb ) any of certain coarse weedy plants with long taproots, sometimes used as table greens or in folk medicine

(... is a kind of herb ) any plant of the family Commelinaceae

(... is a kind of herb ) a tropical American plant bearing a large fleshy edible fruit with a terminal tuft of stiff leaves; widely cultivated in the tropics

(... is a kind of herb ) a plant of the genus Agrimonia having spikelike clusters of small yellow flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various low perennial herbs with many runners and bearing white flowers followed by edible fruits having many small achenes scattered on the surface of an enlarged red pulpy berry

(... is a kind of herb ) European garden herb with purple-tinged flowers and leaves that are sometimes used for salads

(... is a kind of herb ) any of several plants of the genus Galium

(... is a kind of herb ) coarse weedy American perennial herb with large usually perfoliate leaves and purple or dull red flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) any of several herbs of the genus Dipsacus native to the Old World having flower heads surrounded by spiny bracts

(... is a kind of herb ) North American annual plant with usually yellow or orange flowers; grows chiefly on wet rather acid soil

(... is a kind of herb ) any of numerous plants of the family Geraniaceae

(... is a kind of herb ) any plant or flower of the genus Oxalis

(... is a kind of herb ) European strong-scented perennial herb with grey-green bitter-tasting leaves; an irritant similar to poison ivy

(... is a kind of herb ) Eurasian perennial herb with white flowers that emit flammable vapor in hot weather

(... is a kind of herb ) any tropical American plant of the genus Tropaeolum having pungent juice and long-spurred yellow to red flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) plants adapted to attract and capture and digest primarily insects but also other small animals

(... is a kind of herb ) a carnivorous perennial herb having a green pitcher and hinged lid both with red edges; western Australia

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various plants of the genus Sedum

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various plants of the genus Saxifraga

(... is a kind of herb ) any plant of the genus Astilbe having compound leaves and showy panicles of tiny colorful flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) any plant of the genus Bergenia; valued as an evergreen ground cover and for the spring blossoms

(... is a kind of herb ) rhizomatous perennial herb with large dramatic peltate leaves and white to bright pink flowers in round heads on leafless stems; colonizes stream banks in the Sierra Nevada in California

(... is a kind of herb ) any of several herbs of the genus Heuchera

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various rhizomatous perennial herbs of the genus Mitella having a capsule resembling a bishop's miter

(... is a kind of herb ) any of several American plants of the genus Suksdorfia having orbicular to kidney-shaped somewhat succulent leaves and white or rose or violet flowers in terminal panicles

(... is a kind of herb ) stoloniferous white-flowered spring-blooming woodland plant

(... is a kind of herb ) vigorous perennial herb with flowers in erect racemes and having young plants develop at the junction of a leaf blade and the leafstalk

(... is a kind of herb ) any plant of the genus Polemonium; most are low-growing often foul-smelling plants of temperate to Arctic regions

(... is a kind of herb ) any polemoniaceous plant of the genus Phlox; chiefly North American; cultivated for their clusters of flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) any plant of the genus Acanthus having large spiny leaves and spikes or white or purplish flowers; native to Mediterranean region but widely cultivated

(... is a kind of herb ) hairy blue-flowered European annual herb long used in herbal medicine and eaten raw as salad greens or cooked like spinach

(... is a kind of herb ) annual of western United States with coiled spikes of yellow-orange coiled flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) annual of the western United States having large coiled flower spikes; a threatened species

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various Old World herbs of the genus Anchusa having one-sided clusters of trumpet-shaped flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) biennial east Asian herb grown for its usually bright blue flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) biennial shrub of Europe and western Asia having coarse tongue-shaped leaves and dark reddish-purple flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) perennial shrub of North America having coarse tongue-shaped leaves and pale-blue to purple flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) a coarse prickly European weed with spikes of blue flowers; naturalized in United States

(... is a kind of herb ) any of several herbaceous plants having seeds that cling to clothing

(... is a kind of herb ) European perennial branching plant; occurs in hedgerows and at the edge of woodlands

(... is a kind of herb ) perennial plant of eastern North America having hairy foliage yielding a red or yellow pigment

(... is a kind of herb ) perennial North American plant with greyish hairy foliage yielding a red or yellow pigment

(... is a kind of herb ) smooth erect herb of eastern North America having entire leaves and showy blue flowers that are pink in bud

(... is a kind of herb ) small biennial to perennial herb of Europe, northern Africa and western Asia having blue, purple or white flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) small perennial herb having bright blue or white flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) any of several North American perennial herbs with hairy foliage and small yellowish or greenish flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) perennial herbs of Europe and Iran; make rapidly growing groundcover for shaded areas

(... is a kind of herb ) any plant of the genus Gesneria

(... is a kind of herb ) any of several plants of the genus Hydrophyllum

(... is a kind of herb ) viscid herb of arid or desert habitats of southwestern United States having pendulous yellow flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) any plant of the genus Nemophila

(... is a kind of herb ) delicate California annual having blue flowers marked with dark spots

(... is a kind of herb ) straggling California annual herb with deep purple or violet flowers; sometimes placed in genus Nemophila

(... is a kind of herb ) fragrant European mint having clusters of small violet-and-white flowers; naturalized especially in eastern North America

(... is a kind of herb ) any of a number of aromatic plants of the genus Agastache

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various low-growing annual or perennial evergreen herbs native to Eurasia; used for ground cover

(... is a kind of herb ) ill-smelling European herb with rugose leaves and whorls of dark purple flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) American herb of genus Blephilia with more or less hairy leaves and clusters of purplish or bluish flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) perennial aromatic herbs growing in hedgerows or scrub or open woodlands from western Europe to central Asia and in North America

(... is a kind of herb ) aromatic herb having heads of small pink or whitish flowers; widely distributed in United States, Europe and Asia

(... is a kind of herb ) erect perennial strong-scented with serrate pointed leaves and a loose panicle of yellowish flowers; the eastern United States

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various Old World tropical plants of the genus Coleus having multicolored decorative leaves and spikes of blue flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) American herb having sharply serrate lanceolate leaves and spikes of blue to violet flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various aromatic herbs of the genus Elsholtzia having blue or purple flowers in one-sided spikes

(... is a kind of herb ) coarse bristly Eurasian plant with white or reddish flowers and foliage resembling that of a nettle; common as a weed in United States

(... is a kind of herb ) erect hairy branching American herb having purple-blue flowers; yields an essential oil used as an insect repellent and sometimes in folk medicine

(... is a kind of herb ) a European mint with aromatic and pungent leaves used in perfumery and as a seasoning in cookery; often cultivated as a remedy for bruises; yields hyssop oil

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various plants of the genus Lamium having clusters of small usually purplish flowers with two lips

(... is a kind of herb ) relatively nontoxic South African herb smoked like tobacco

(... is a kind of herb ) pantropical herb having whorls of striking lipped flowers; naturalized in United States

(... is a kind of herb ) bitter Old World herb of hedgerows and woodland margins having toothed leaves and white or pale pink flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) a mildly narcotic and astringent aromatic herb having small whitish flowers; eastern United States

(... is a kind of herb ) aromatic perennial herb of United States

(... is a kind of herb ) hairy Eurasian herb with two-lipped white flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various fragrant aromatic herbs of the genus Origanum used as seasonings

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various aromatic herbs of the genus Marrubium

(... is a kind of herb ) bushy perennial Old World mint having small white or yellowish flowers and fragrant lemon-flavored leaves; a garden escapee in northern Europe and North America

(... is a kind of herb ) any north temperate plant of the genus Mentha with aromatic leaves and small mauve flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) trailing perennial evergreen herb of northwestern United States with small white flowers; used medicinally

(... is a kind of herb ) dwarf aromatic shrub of Mediterranean regions

(... is a kind of herb ) aromatic annual with a tall stems of small whitish flowers enclosed in a greatly enlarged saucer-shaped or bell-shaped calyx

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various aromatic herbs of the genus Monarda

(... is a kind of herb ) fragrant California annual herb having lanceolate leaves and clusters of rose-purple flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) hairy aromatic perennial herb having whorls of small white purple-spotted flowers in a terminal spike; used in the past as a domestic remedy; strongly attractive to cats

(... is a kind of herb ) any of several Old World tropical aromatic annual or perennial herbs of the genus Ocimum

(... is a kind of herb ) plant grown for its ornamental red or purple foliage

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various plants of the genus Physostegia having sessile linear to oblong leaves and showy white or rose or lavender flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) decumbent blue-flowered European perennial thought to possess healing properties; naturalized throughout North America

(... is a kind of herb ) any of a number of perennial herbs of the genus Pycnanthemum; eastern North America and California

(... is a kind of herb ) widely cultivated for its fragrant grey-green leaves used in cooking and in perfumery

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various plants of the genus Salvia; a cosmopolitan herb

(... is a kind of herb ) any of several aromatic herbs or subshrubs of the genus Satureja having spikes of flowers attractive to bees

(... is a kind of herb ) a herbaceous plant of the genus Scutellaria which has a calyx that, when inverted, resembles a helmet with its visor raised

(... is a kind of herb ) an American mint that yields a resinous exudate used especially formerly as an antispasmodic

(... is a kind of herb ) foul-smelling perennial Eurasiatic herb with a green creeping rhizome

(... is a kind of herb ) perennial herb with an odorless rhizome widespread in moist places in northern hemisphere

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various mints of the genus Thymus

(... is a kind of herb ) sprawling annual or perennial herb of Central America and West Indies having creamy-white to red-purple bell-shaped flowers followed by unusual horned fruit

(... is a kind of herb ) East Indian annual erect herb; source of sesame seed or benniseed and sesame oil

(... is a kind of herb ) annual of southern United States to Mexico having large whitish or yellowish flowers mottled with purple and a long curving beak

(... is a kind of herb ) alternatively placed in genus Martynia

(... is a kind of herb ) a herbaceous plant of the genus Proboscidea

(... is a kind of herb ) multi-stemmed North American annual having solitary axillary dark golden-yellow flowers resembling those of the foxglove; sometimes placed in genus Gerardia

(... is a kind of herb ) sparsely branched North American perennial with terminal racemes of bright yellow flowers resembling those of the foxglove; sometimes placed in genus Gerardia

(... is a kind of herb ) any of several plants of the genus Digitalis

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various plants of the genus Verbascum having large usually woolly leaves and terminal spikes of yellow or white or purplish flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) hairy upright herb native to southeastern Asia but widely cultivated for its large glossy edible fruit commonly used as a vegetable

(... is a kind of herb ) perennial Eurasian herb with reddish bell-shaped flowers and shining black berries; extensively grown in United States; roots and leaves yield atropine

(... is a kind of herb ) poisonous fetid Old World herb having sticky hairy leaves and yellow-brown flowers; yields hyoscyamine and scopolamine

(... is a kind of herb ) poisonous herb whose leaves are a source of hyoscyamine

(... is a kind of herb ) native to South America; widely cultivated in many varieties

(... is a kind of herb ) a plant of southern Europe and North Africa having purple flowers, yellow fruits and a forked root formerly thought to have magical powers

(... is a kind of herb ) coarse South American herb grown for its blue-and-white flowers followed by a bladderlike fruit enclosing a dry berry

(... is a kind of herb ) aromatic annual or perennial herbs and shrubs

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various plants of the genus Nierembergia having upturned bell-shaped flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) any of numerous cosmopolitan annual or perennial herbs of the genus Physalis bearing edible fleshy berries enclosed in a bladderlike husk; some cultivated for their flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) any plant of the genus Salpiglossis

(... is a kind of herb ) herb that is a source of scopolamine

(... is a kind of herb ) Eurafrican annual naturalized in America as a weed; formerly dried for use as a purgative, diuretic or antisyphilitic

(... is a kind of herb ) European perennial weedy plant with greenish flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) a stinging herb of tropical America

(... is a kind of herb ) any of numerous aromatic herbs of the family Umbelliferae

(... is a kind of herb ) aromatic Old World herb having aromatic threadlike foliage and seeds used as seasoning

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various tall and stout herbs of the genus Angelica having pinnately compound leaves and small white or greenish flowers in compound umbels

(... is a kind of herb ) aromatic annual Old World herb cultivated for its finely divided and often curly leaves for use especially in soups and salads

(... is a kind of herb ) coarse erect biennial Old World herb introduced as a weed in eastern North America

(... is a kind of herb ) herb of Europe and temperate Asia

(... is a kind of herb ) widely cultivated herb with aromatic leaf stalks that are eaten raw or cooked

(... is a kind of herb ) grown for its thickened edible aromatic root

(... is a kind of herb ) any plant of the genus Astrantia

(... is a kind of herb ) a Eurasian plant with small white flowers yielding caraway seed

(... is a kind of herb ) a common European plant having edible tubers with the flavor of roasted chestnuts

(... is a kind of herb ) Old World herb with aromatic leaves and seed resembling parsley

(... is a kind of herb ) dwarf Mediterranean annual long cultivated for its aromatic seeds

(... is a kind of herb ) perennial plant widely cultivated as an annual in many varieties for its long conical orange edible roots; temperate and tropical regions

(... is a kind of herb ) coarse prickly perennial eryngo with aromatic roots; southeastern United States; often confused with rattlesnake master

(... is a kind of herb ) any of several aromatic herbs having edible seeds and leaves and stems

(... is a kind of herb ) tall coarse plant having thick stems and cluster of white to purple flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) herb native to southern Europe; cultivated for its edible stalks and foliage and seeds

(... is a kind of herb ) European herb with soft ferny leaves and white flowers

(... is a kind of herb ) a strong-scented plant cultivated for its edible root

(... is a kind of herb ) annual or perennial herb with aromatic leaves

(... is a kind of herb ) native to Egypt but cultivated widely for its aromatic seeds and the oil from them used medicinally and as a flavoring in cookery

(... is a kind of herb ) a plant of the genus Sanicula having palmately compound leaves and unisexual flowers in panicled umbels followed by bristly fruit; reputed to have healing powers

(... is a kind of herb ) any plant of the genus Seseli having dense umbels of small white or pink flowers and finely divided foliage

(... is a kind of herb ) a slender roadside herb of western Europe and Mediterranean areas that has foliage resembling parsley and has white flowers with aromatic seeds

(... is a kind of herb ) European herb somewhat resembling celery widely naturalized in Britain coastal regions and often cultivated as a potherb

(... is a kind of herb ) a plant of the genus Valerianella

(... is a kind of herb ) usually used in combination: `liverwort'; `milkwort'; `whorlywort'

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various plants of the genus Peperomia; grown primarily for their often succulent foliage

(... is a kind of herb ) stoloniferous herb of southwestern United States and Mexico having a pungent rootstock and small spicate flowers with white bracts suggesting an anemone

(... is a kind of herb ) any plant of the family Asclepiadaceae

(... is a kind of herb ) any of numerous plants of the genus Asclepias having milky juice and pods that split open releasing seeds with downy tufts

(... is a kind of herb ) any of various plants of the genus Stapelia having succulent leafless toothed stems resembling cacti and large foul-smelling (often star-shaped) flowers

(herb is a part of ...) edible seeds or roots or stems or leaves or bulbs or tubers or nonsweet fruits of any of numerous herbaceous plant

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