or drag·on's head

[drag-uh n-hed]

Origin of dragonhead

1500–10; translation of New Latin Dracocephalum
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British Dictionary definitions for dragonhead



  1. any plant of the genus Dracocephalum, of Europe, Asia, and North America, having dense spikes of white or bluish flowers: family Lamiaceae (labiates)
  2. any North American plant of the related genus Physostegia, having pink or purplish flowers
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