asphodelus definition

  • noun:
    • little genus of high striking annuals or perennials with grasslike vegetation and plants in dense racemes or panicles; Mediterranean to Himalayas; often put into family members Asphodelaceae.
    • A genus of robust, stemless herbs, with white, lily-like flowers in lengthy racemes, family members Liliace√¶.
    • little genus of high striking annuals or perennials with grasslike vegetation and blossoms in heavy racemes or panicles; Mediterranean to Himalayas; sometimes placed in family members Asphodelaceae

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