1. [ noun ] (botany) perennial herb of North America (New York to Illinois and mountains of Alaska) having aromatic leaves and clusters of yellowish-pink balls
Synonyms: Monarda_clinopodia
Related terms: monarda
2. [ noun ] (botany) fragrant European mint having clusters of small violet-and-white flowers; naturalized especially in eastern North America
Synonyms: mother_of_thyme Acinos_arvensis Satureja_acinos basil_thyme
Related terms: herb Acinos