Definition of Garden heliotrope

1. Noun. Tall rhizomatous plant having very fragrant flowers and rhizomes used medicinally.

Exact synonyms: Common Valerian, Valeriana Officinalis
Generic synonyms: Valerian

Lexicographical Neighbors of Garden Heliotrope

garden cart
garden center
garden centers
garden centipede
garden centre
garden centres
garden chair
garden city
garden cress
garden current
garden dormouse
garden egg
garden forget-me-not
garden gnome
garden gnomes
garden heliotrope (current term)
garden hose
garden huckleberry
garden leave
garden lettuce
garden loosestrife
garden nasturtium
garden office
garden orache
garden party
garden path
garden path sentence
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garden paths
garden pea

Literary usage of Garden heliotrope

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Cyclopedia of American Horticulture: Comprising Suggestions for Cultivation by Liberty Hyde Bailey, Wilhelm Miller (1902)
"garden heliotrope. CAT'S VALERIAN. ST. ... The medicinal valerian is obtained mostly from the roots of this species. 2632. garden heliotrope ..."

2. My Garden by Louise Beebe Wilder (1916)
"garden heliotrope (Valeriana officinalis) is a special favourite. It bears a flat head of pinkish lacelike bloom at the end of its four feet of slender stem ..."

3. The Seasons in a Flower Garden: A Handbook of Information and Instruction by Louise Shelton (1907)
"... Columbine, Pyre- thrums, Ranunculus, a few German Irises, Lupine, Clove Pinks, garden heliotrope, and Pansies come forth in strong contrasts, ..."

4. The American Flower Garden by Neltje Blanchan, Leonard Barron (1909)
"... sweet Williams and herbaceous peonies of richer hue than Jacqueminot roses, or down to the pinkish gray-white of garden heliotrope (Valerian) and the ..."

5. The American Cyclopædia: A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge by Charles Anderson Dana (1878)
"garden heliotrope, so called, XVI. 245, 1 c. Heliotrope, instrument : see HELIOSTAT. Invention of, VII. 649, 2 b. Heliotrope, variety of quartz, IX. ..."

6. Old Time Gardens, Newly Set Forth by Alice Morse Earle (1902)
"... be named An Old-fashioned Garden unless it contains that beautiful plant the Garden Valerian, known throughout New England to-day as garden heliotrope; ..."

7. Cyclopedia of American Horticulture: Comprising Suggestions for Cultivation by Liberty Hyde Bailey, Wilhelm Miller (1902)
"garden heliotrope. CAT'S VALERIAN. ST. ... The medicinal valerian is obtained mostly from the roots of this species. 2632. garden heliotrope ..."

8. My Garden by Louise Beebe Wilder (1916)
"garden heliotrope (Valeriana officinalis) is a special favourite. It bears a flat head of pinkish lacelike bloom at the end of its four feet of slender stem ..."

9. The Seasons in a Flower Garden: A Handbook of Information and Instruction by Louise Shelton (1907)
"... Columbine, Pyre- thrums, Ranunculus, a few German Irises, Lupine, Clove Pinks, garden heliotrope, and Pansies come forth in strong contrasts, ..."

10. The American Flower Garden by Neltje Blanchan, Leonard Barron (1909)
"... sweet Williams and herbaceous peonies of richer hue than Jacqueminot roses, or down to the pinkish gray-white of garden heliotrope (Valerian) and the ..."

11. The American Cyclopædia: A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge by Charles Anderson Dana (1878)
"garden heliotrope, so called, XVI. 245, 1 c. Heliotrope, instrument : see HELIOSTAT. Invention of, VII. 649, 2 b. Heliotrope, variety of quartz, IX. ..."

12. Old Time Gardens, Newly Set Forth by Alice Morse Earle (1902)
"... be named An Old-fashioned Garden unless it contains that beautiful plant the Garden Valerian, known throughout New England to-day as garden heliotrope; ..."

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