Definition of Tansy mustard
1. Noun. North American herb with bitter-tasting pinnate leaves resembling those of tansy.
Group relationships: Descurainia, Genus Descurainia
Generic synonyms: Herb, Herbaceous Plant
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tansy Mustard
Literary usage of Tansy mustard
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Wild Flowers of the North American Mountains by Julia Wilmotte Henderson Henshaw (1915)
"Sisymbrium incisum, or Western tansy mustard, is a similar plant to the Pale tansy mustard, but is greener and less hairy, and has longer more slender pods ..."
2. A Manual of Weeds: With Descriptions of All the Most Pernicious and by Ada Eljiva Georgia (1914)
"The Gray tansy mustard is later in flowering and in seed development, the pods being but a quarter-inch long, held nearly erect on short, ascending pedicels ..."
3. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States: Canada and the British by Nathaniel Lord Britton, Addison Brown (1897)
"... are here considered to belong mostly to the next. May-July. 3. Sophia incisa (Engelm.) Greene. Western Tansy-Mustard. (Fig. 1768. ..."
4. Tusayan Migration Traditions by Jesse Walter Fewkes (1900)
"Asa, Tansy-mustard. i Patki, Cloud. 7. ... Asa, Tansy-mustard. Poyi, a very intelligent man of the ..."