horse balm

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n horse balm erect perennial strong-scented with serrate pointed leaves and a loose panicle of yellowish flowers; the eastern United States
    • ***
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Horse balm (Bot) a strong-scented labiate plant (Collinsonia Canadensis), having large leaves and yellowish flowers.
    • ***

Usage

In literature:

It was "Balm o' Joy" Brackett, his arms akimbo as he fished on the reins to hurry his horse.
"The Skipper and the Skipped" by Holman Day
***