Broom weed

Cassia (E)

EthnoBotanical Dictionary. 2013.

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  • broom-weed — noun annual of southwestern United States having rigid woody branches with sticky foliage and yellow flowers • Syn: ↑broomweed, ↑Gutierrezia texana • Hypernyms: ↑matchweed, ↑matchbush • Member Holonyms: ↑Gutierrezia, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Weed control — is the botanical component of pest control, stopping weeds from reaching a mature stage of growth when they could be harmful to domesticated plants and livestock by physical and chemical methods. In order to reduce weed growth, many weed control… …   Wikipedia

  • Broom — (br[=oo]m), n. [OE. brom, brome, AS. br[=o]m; akin to LG. bram, D. brem, OHG. br[=a]mo broom, thorn?bush, G. brombeere blackberry. Cf. {Bramble}, n.] 1. (Bot.) A plant having twigs suitable for making brooms to sweep with when bound together; esp …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Broom (shrub) — For the brooms of New Zealand, see Carmichaelia. Broom French Broom (Genista monspessulana) Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

  • broom snakeroot — noun low growing sticky subshrub of southwestern United States having narrow linear leaves on many slender branches and hundreds of tiny yellow flower heads • Syn: ↑rabbitweed, ↑rabbit weed, ↑snakeweed, ↑broom snakeweed, ↑turpentine weed,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • broom snakeweed — noun low growing sticky subshrub of southwestern United States having narrow linear leaves on many slender branches and hundreds of tiny yellow flower heads • Syn: ↑rabbitweed, ↑rabbit weed, ↑snakeweed, ↑broom snakeroot, ↑turpentine weed,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Butcher's broom — Broom Broom (br[=oo]m), n. [OE. brom, brome, AS. br[=o]m; akin to LG. bram, D. brem, OHG. br[=a]mo broom, thorn?bush, G. brombeere blackberry. Cf. {Bramble}, n.] 1. (Bot.) A plant having twigs suitable for making brooms to sweep with when bound… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dyer's broom — Broom Broom (br[=oo]m), n. [OE. brom, brome, AS. br[=o]m; akin to LG. bram, D. brem, OHG. br[=a]mo broom, thorn?bush, G. brombeere blackberry. Cf. {Bramble}, n.] 1. (Bot.) A plant having twigs suitable for making brooms to sweep with when bound… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Spanish broom — Broom Broom (br[=oo]m), n. [OE. brom, brome, AS. br[=o]m; akin to LG. bram, D. brem, OHG. br[=a]mo broom, thorn?bush, G. brombeere blackberry. Cf. {Bramble}, n.] 1. (Bot.) A plant having twigs suitable for making brooms to sweep with when bound… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • French Broom — Taxobox name = French Broom regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Fabales familia = Fabaceae genus = Genista species = G. monspessulana binomial = Genista monspessulana binomial authority = (L.) O.Bolós… …   Wikipedia

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