false indigo

false indigo
noun
1. any of several plants of the genus Baptisia
Syn: ↑wild indigo
Hypernyms: ↑woody plant, ↑ligneous plant
Hyponyms:
Member Holonyms: ↑Baptisia, ↑genus Baptisia
2. dense shrub of moist riverbanks and flood plains of the eastern United States having attractive fragrant foliage and dense racemes of dark purple flowers
Hypernyms: ↑amorpha
3. an erect to spreading hairy shrub of the Pacific coast of the United States having racemes of red to indigo flowers
Hypernyms: ↑amorpha

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noun
1. : a shrub of the genus Amorpha: as
a. : a shrub (A. fruticosa) of the eastern United States
b. : a shrub (A. californica) of the Pacific coast

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1. any of several North American shrubs belonging to the genus Amorpha, of the legume family, esp. A. fruticosa, having compound leaves with pinnate leaflets and long, dense clusters of purplish flowers.
2. any of various plants belonging to the genus Baptisia, of the legume family, native to North America, as B. australis, having trifoliate leaves and long clusters of purplish-blue flowers.

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false indigo,
= wild indigo. (Cf.wild indigo)

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • false indigo — krūminė amorfa statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Pupinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Amorpha fruticosa), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Amorpha fruticosa angl. bastard indigobush; bastard indigo; false indigo; indigo bush… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • false indigo — 1. any of several North American shrubs belonging to the genus Amorpha, of the legume family, esp. A. fruticosa, having compound leaves with pinnate leaflets and long, dense clusters of purplish flowers. 2. any of various plants belonging to the… …   Universalium

  • blue false indigo — noun wild indigo of the eastern United States having racemes of blue flowers • Syn: ↑Baptisia australis • Hypernyms: ↑wild indigo, ↑false indigo * * * noun : a wild indigo (Baptisia australis) of the eastern United States with racemes of blue… …   Useful english dictionary

  • blue false indigo — pietinė barškė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Pupinių šeimos dažinis, dekoratyvinis augalas (Baptisia australis), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Baptisia australis angl. baptisia; blue false indigo; blue wild indigo šaltinis …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • white false indigo — noun erect or spreading herb having racemes of creamy white flowers; the eastern United States • Syn: ↑Baptisia lactea • Hypernyms: ↑wild indigo, ↑false indigo …   Useful english dictionary

  • fragrant false indigo — žemoji amorfa statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Pupinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Amorpha nana), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Amorpha nana angl. fragrant false indigo šaltinis Valstybinės lietuvių kalbos komisijos 2012 m …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • indigo bush amorph — krūminė amorfa statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Pupinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Amorpha fruticosa), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Amorpha fruticosa angl. bastard indigobush; bastard indigo; false indigo; indigo bush… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • indigo broom — noun much branched erect herb with bright yellow flowers; distributed from Massachusetts to Florida • Syn: ↑horsefly weed, ↑rattle weed, ↑Baptisia tinctoria • Hypernyms: ↑wild indigo, ↑false indigo * * * noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • blue false indigo — a North American plant, Baptisia australis, of the legume family, having wedge shaped leaflets and blue, clustered flowers. Also called rattle bush. * * * …   Universalium

  • Indigo — This article is about the color. For other uses, see Indigo (disambiguation). Indigo   Spectral coordinates  Wavelength …   Wikipedia

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