TITLE

Figwort

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Figwort, a group of about 3,000 species of herbs, shrubs, and small trees. Many figworts contain a bitter juice, which is poisonous in some species. The flowers of the figwort are generally tubular, and have two lips. The upper lip is divided into two lobes, and the lower lip is divided into three.
ACCESSION #
37309392

 

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