- any of various plants frequented by bees as a source of nectar, especially Cleome serrulata or C. lutea, of western North America.
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It is as a bee-plant especially that the Thyme has always been celebrated.The plant-lore and garden-craft of Shakespeare
Henry Nicholson Ellacombe
- any of various plants much visited by bees for nectar and pollen