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.