from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A genus of stout Old World herbs having cut-lobed leaves and flowers in whorls.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of labiate plants of the tribe Stachydeæ.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. genus of stout Old World herbs having flowers in whorls


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  • This kid just keeps on growing, even though we know little about him other than his name, Leo, short for Leonotis leonurus Added: this is actually L. nepetifolia.

    August Playbook-GBBD « Fairegarden

  • Shown in bloom, the moved to the garage deck stairway, Leonotis leonurus ‘Staircase’.

    After Thanksgiving 2009 Muse Day* « Fairegarden

  • Thanks Diana, I was just doing some more research on Leo and believe that the plant I have is not L. leonurus as the seed packet claimed, but L. nepetifolia ‘Staircase’ which grows 10 to 12 feet tall.

    September Bloom Day 2009 « Fairegarden

  • The blackberry lily is stunning, but what takes me away is your Leonitis leonurus… vibrant orange… and just the sound of its name is musical.

    September Bloom Day 2009 « Fairegarden

  • The leaves are not the narrow ones of L. leonurus, but rather larger like a Nepeta.

    September Bloom Day 2009 « Fairegarden

  • Your Leonotis does look like ‘nepetifolia’ ~ I grew both it and ‘leonurus’ last season.

    September Bloom Day 2009 « Fairegarden

  • I definitely ordered the shorter leonurus but ended up with the gigantic nepetifolia.

    September Bloom Day 2009 « Fairegarden

  • Leo being the seed grown Leonotis nepetifolia ‘Staircase’, supposedly the shorter L. leonurus until a case of false identy was discovered.

    Whoa Nellie!* « Fairegarden

  • According to the DA, ingredients include: canavalia rosea, clematis vitalba, nelumbo nucifera, pedicularis grand folia, heimia salicifolia, leonurus sibiricus, ledum palustre, blue lotus, baybean and a number of other herbs.


  • We are with you!!!!!!! cocktailtintin - 04-17 04: 31 wish you all the luck in the world. we will prevail. and of not, we'll seriously look towards setting up an island with our own pirate laws. leonurus - 04-17 04: 32 hur det nu än må gå i den här cirkusen till rättegång så får ni väl snart inbjudningar till vip-fester på berns tillsammans med folket som vill se er dömda.

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