Alyssum

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Etymology[edit]

New Latin, from Latin, from ălyssŏn (madwort (Alyssum; Lobularia maritima, sweet alyssum?; Asperugo?), from Ancient Greek ἄλυσσον (álusson).

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Alyssum n

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Brassicaceae — flowering herbs, native to western Eurasia and North Africa, formerly including the members of Lobularia and Aurinia.

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