from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In California, a plant of the scrophulariaceous genus Orthocarpus, particularly O. erianthus. The genus is related to Castilleja, the painted-cup. The white owl's-clover is O. versicolor, by some considered a variety of the former. See escobita and cream-sacs.
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