Examples from the Web for henbane
It is rather as if one said: "The potato is virtuous, henbane is criminal."Charles Baudelaire, His Life|Thophile Gautier
Among the other explanations of this passage is the well-known one which identifies hebenon with henbane.Folk-lore of Shakespeare|Thomas Firminger Thiselton-Dyer
The very memory I bear of you has saved me no inconsiderable sum in hop and henbane.The Confessions of Harry Lorrequer, Complete|Charles James Lever (1806-1872)
Let us hope that Eavesdrop will sketch off Henbane, and that Henbane will poison him for his trouble.Crotchet Castle|Thomas Love Peacock
Some wimmen may be bad enough and hateful as henbane, but consarn me if I wouldn't rather love thorn bushes than none at all.