HyperDic: phacelia

English > 1 sense of the word phacelia:
NOUNplantphacelia, scorpionweed, scorpion weedany plant of the genus Phacelia
English > phacelia: 1 sense > noun 1, plant
MeaningAny plant of the genus Phacelia.
Synonymsscorpionweed, scorpion weed
Member ofgenus PhaceliaAmerican herbs with usually pinnatifid leaves and blue or purple or white flowers in scorpioid cymes
NarrowerCalifornia bluebell, Phacelia campanulariaAnnual of southern California with intricately branched stems and lax cymes of aromatic deep blue bell-shaped flowers
California bluebell, whitlavia, Phacelia minor, Phacelia whitlaviadesert plant of southern California with blue or violet tubular flowers in terminal racemes
fiddleneck, Phacelia tanacetifoliahairy annual of California to Mexico with crowded cymes of small blue to lilac or mauve flowers
BroaderflowerA plant cultivated for its blooms or blossoms

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