from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of plants of the family Brassicaceæ. See Vesicaria and bladder-pod, 2.

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  • n. genus of low-growing hairy herbs: bladderpods


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  • (February 7, 2008) - Changing and growing markets have renewed interest and research on guayule and lesquerella, two native Big Bend plants that might be grown in Texas.


  • Agricultural Research Service scientists in Peoria, Ill., have produced oils of camelina, canola, Cuphea, lesquerella, milkweed and pennycress by the barrelful in their commercial-scale pilot plant.

    High Plains Journal


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