from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A North American perennial herb (Agastache foeniculum) in the mint family, having spikelike clusters of violet-blue flowers and aromatic leaves sometimes used for tea.
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- n. much-branched North American herb with an odor like fennel
Probably from the fragrance of its seeds.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
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