Definition of Betony. Meaning of Betony. Synonyms of Betony

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Definition of Betony

Betony
Betony Bet"o*ny, n.; pl. Betonies. [OE. betony, betany, F. betoine, fr. L. betonica, vettonica.] (Bot.) A plant of the genus Betonica (Linn.). Note: The purple or wood betony (B. officinalis, Linn.) is common in Europe, being formerly used in medicine, and (according to Loudon) in dyeing wool a yellow color.

Meaning of Betony from wikipedia

- Betony is a common name for a plant which may refer to: Stachys, a genus of plants containing several species commonly known as betony in Europe Stachys...
- Water betony may refer to: Scrophularia umbrosa, a species of plant Shargacucullia scrophulariae, a species of moth This disambiguation page lists articles...
- officinalis, the heath speedwell, common gypsyweed, common speedwell, or Paul's betony, is a species of flowering plant in the plantain family Plantaginaceae....
- called crosne, Chinese artichoke, ****anese artichoke, knotroot, or artichoke betony, is a perennial herbaceous plant of the family Lamiaceae, originating from...
- Stachys officinalis), commonly known as common hedgenettle, betony, purple betony, wood betony, bishopwort, or bishop's wort, is a species of flowering plant...
- Betony Vernon (born August 15, 1968) is an American jewelry designer based in Paris. She produces luxurious erotic jewelry. Born in Tazewell, Virginia...
- Stachys floridana is a species of betony in the mint family, Lamiaceae. It is native to the United States, where its true native range is probably limited...
- Wood betony is the common name for several plants and may refer to: Pedicularis canadensis in the family Orobanchaceae Stachys officinalis in the family...
- names include hedgenettle, heal-all, self-heal, woundwort, betony, and lamb's ears. Wood betony, S. officinalis, was the most important medicinal herb to...
- Stachys coccinea, the scarlet hedgenettle or Texas betony, is an ornamental plant of the family Lamiaceae, which is native from Arizona to Texas and from...