Definition of Thyme-leaved speedwell
1. Noun. Perennial decumbent herb having small opposite leaves and racemes of blue flowers; throughout Eurasia and the New World.
Generic synonyms: Speedwell, Veronica
Lexicographical Neighbors of Thyme-leaved Speedwell
Literary usage of Thyme-leaved speedwell
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Handbook of the Wild and Cultivated Flowering Plants by Chester Arthur Darling (1912)
"b Plants not densely hairy; leaves usually oblong or linear, sometimes ovate 5 5 a Flowers pale blue, in the axils of bracts thyme-leaved speedwell. ..."
2. Turf for Golf Courses by Charles Vancouver Piper, Russell Arthur Oakley (1917)
"Among these are white clover, yarrow, mouse-ear chickweed, ground ivy, pearlwort, sheep sorrel, thyme-leaved speedwell, carpenter-weed, creeping thyme, ..."
3. How to Know the Wild Flowers: A Guide to the Names, Haunts, and Habits of by Frances Theodora Parsons, Marion Satterlee (1900)
"The thyme-leaved speedwell is beginning to make itself conspicuous on our lawns, as well as in the fields and along the roadsides. WILD LUPINE. ..."
4. How to Know the Wild Flowers: A Guide to the Names, Haunts, and Habits of by Frances Theodora Parsons (1895)
"thyme-leaved speedwell. Veronica serpyllifolia. Figwort Family. Stem. ... The thyme-leaved speedwell is beginning to make itself conspicuous on our lawns, ..."