horse balm


  • 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
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Horse balm (Bot) a strong-scented labiate plant (Collinsonia Canadensis), having large leaves and yellowish flowers.
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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