Definition of Tansy mustard

1. Noun. North American herb with bitter-tasting pinnate leaves resembling those of tansy.

Exact synonyms: Descurainia Pinnata
Group relationships: Descurainia, Genus Descurainia
Generic synonyms: Herb, Herbaceous Plant



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tansy Mustard

tannylacetate
tanoak
tanoaks
tanooki
tanookis
tanorexia
tanrec
tanrecs
tanru
tans
tanshinone
tansies
tansy
tansy-leaved rocket
tansy leaf aster
tansy mustard (current term)
tansy ragwort
tant
tant mieux
tantalate
tantalates
tantalcarbide
tantalian
tantalic
tantalic acid
tantaliferous
tantalise
tantalised
tantaliser
tantalises

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 ..."

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