horsemint horsemint

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an annual horsemint of central and western United States and northern Mexico
  2. (n) tall erect perennial or annual having lanceolate leaves and heads of purple-spotted creamy flowers; many subspecies grown from eastern to southwestern United States and in Mexico
  3. (n) a coarse Old World wild water mint having long leaves and spikelike clusters of flowers; naturalized in the eastern United States

Usage(s):

  • Range Management Expert Dick Whetsell can point out areas where cattle have wiped out prairie flowers, including wild indigo and blazing stars, leadplants and horsemint, prairie .
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