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Definition of the noun Acaena

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Acaena is a genus of Rosaceae.

Acaena is a genus of Lepidoptera, described by Treitschke in 1825.

Acaena is a genus of Rosaceae, described by Mutis & Linneaus in 1771.

Acaena is a genus of Rosaceae, described by Mutis & Linneaus in 1771.

Phrases with Acaena

  1. Acaena Coxi
  2. Acaena Laxa
  3. Acaena Coxii
  4. Acaena Hirta
  5. Acaena Minor
  6. Acaena Ovina
  7. Acaena Tesca
  8. Acaena Alpina
  9. Acaena Andina
  10. Acaena exigua
  11. Acaena Glabra
  12. Acaena Incisa
  13. Acaena Lucida
  14. Acaena Ovalis
  15. Acaena Pumila
  16. Acaena Rorida
  17. Acaena Tenera
  18. Acaena Valida
  19. Acaena Vinosa
  20. genus Acaena

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Google previewThe Hot-house and Greenhouse Manual, or botanical cultivator ... Second edition (1831)

by Robert SWEET

ACAENA is a genus belonging to the Rosaceae, and consists of herbaceous, or, rather, suffrutescent plants. The tenderer species may be protected in winter in aframe, if room cannot be spared in the greenhouse. They thrive well in an equal ...

Google previewThe Biology of Polar Regions (2008)

by D.N. Thomas

Acaena is a perennial prostrate herb with stems, Woody at the base, arising from long, intertwined, Woody rhizomes. It is often one of the first colonists on bare screes, being well adapted to stabilize them, and is almost invariably accompanied ...

Google previewNatural Science (1898)

A Monthly Review of Scientific Progress

Acaena is a genus of Rosaceae, very closely allied to Poterium, two species of which, P. Sanguisorba (Salad Burnet) and P. officinalis (Great Burnet), are well- known members of our British flora. It resembles Poterium in habit, containing about ...

Google previewBiology Pamphlets (1912)

Acaena is a genus mostly confined to the south temperate and sub- antarctic regions. Two species, however, extend to the mountains of Mexico and California . Six species belong to New Zealand, and three to Australia. The single Hawaiian ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi

Acaena. Mutis. ex. L. Rosaceae. Origins: From the Greek akaina "a thorn," referring to the spines on the calyx or to the prickles on the fruit; see H.E. Connor and E. Edgar, "Name changes in the indigenous New Zealand flora, 1960-1986 and ...

Google previewInstant Encyclopaedia of Geography (1993)

by Shatrughna Prasad Sinha

serrataX Clustered in the Sanguisorbeae is a group of genera conservatively treated as Sanguisorba Sarcopoterium, Bencomia, Cliffortia, Acaena, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Plant Sciences (2012)

by Michael Allaby

Acaena. (family *Rosaceae, subfamily Rosoideae, *tribe Sanguisorbeae) A genus of windpollinated, matforming plants that occur mainly in the subtropics and temperate regions. There are about 100 species; 90 species are known in S.

Google previewThe Edinburgh Encyclopaedia (1832)

AcAENA. Cal. 4-phyllus. Cor. 4-petala. Bacca sicca, infera, 1- sperma retrorsum echinata. 1. Elongata. Mexico. Shrub. See the New genus AcAENA of this Class. 242. Is NARDIA. Cor. nulia. Cal. 4-fidus. cularis, cincta calyce.

Google previewLexicon Physico-medicum (1794)

Or, A New Medicinal Dictionary. Explaining the Difficult Terms Used in the Several Branches of the Profession, and in Such Parts of Natural Philosophy, as are Introductory Thereto. With an Account of the Things Signified by Such Terms. Collected from the Most Eminent Authors by John Quincy

Acaena, a genus of plants in the Linnæan system. There is one species, viz. the Acaena clangata. Acai, alum water. Rulandus. Acaid, vinegar. Rulandus. Acara, a kind of plum-tree growing in Brasil.

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica, Or, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature (1823)

ABROMA Abrus Acaena Acalypha Acanchux Acer Achania.

Google previewThe Edinburgh Encyclopaedia ... (1830)

by Sir David Brewster

This genus, given by Willdenow after Linnaeus, has been placed under the genus AcAENA, in the second edition of the ...

Google previewThe Raupo Concise Maori Dictionary (2012)

by A.W Reed, Timoti Karetu and R Calman

piripiri biddy-biddy, Acaena species; velcro. piripoho baby. pirita mistletoe, ...

Google previewSteer's Gardening Encyclopaedia (2007)

by William H Steer

are anemone, rock jasmine, aubretia, acaena, dwarf columbine, thrift, sandwort, draba, dryas, cyclamen, gypsophilla, ...

Google previewMerriam-Webster's Crossword Puzzle Dictionary (1996)

by Merriam-Webster, Inc

digit, maris, pygon, xylon 6 acaena, bachel, barile, co- tula, dichas, gramme, hemina, ko- ilon, pechys, pelame, schene 7 amphora, cyathos, diaulos, hekteus, stadion, stadium, stremma 8 condy- los, daktylos, dekapode, dolichos, medimnos , ...

Google previewNew Zealand Māori Word Encyclopedia (2007)

by Sally-Anne Lambert

kfipapa / tnwhiwhi / kaimanu / péwhiwhi IE PIAIIS A type of creeping plant pekehawani/ pekcngohe Some creeping plants wenewene A plant, probably a creeper turihunga A creeping fern hiawe Acaena: A. anserinifoli a creeping burr.

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica (1823)

Or, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature, Enlarged and Improved

ABROMA Abrue Acaena Acalypha Acanthus Acer Achania Achillaea Achimenea Acbras Achyranthes Acia Acnida Aconitum Acorns Acrostichnra Actaea Adansonia Adelia Adenanthera Adianthum Adonis Adoxa yEgiceras yEgilops ./ Egiphila ...

Google previewContributions Towards a Grammar and Dictionary of Quichua, the Language of the Yncas of Peru (1864)

by Clements R. Markham

(Acaena trifida, R. P.) Rattafia . . (Krameria trìandra, Bataria R. P.) at Huanuco Raucani . . To weed Escardar Raucana . . A spud Escardilh Raumani . To lop trees Chapodar Raurani . . Toburn Arder; encender Rayan .

Google previewThe Portable Encyclopaedia: Or, A Dictionary of the Arts and Sciences (1831)

On the Basis of Dr. Gregory's Comprehending the Latest Improvements in Every Branch of Useful Knowledge by James Mitchell

ACAENA, in botany, a genus of the tetandria monogynia class and order of plants . It grows in Mexico, and is about two feet high. ACALYPHA, or THREE seeded MERcuRY, in botany, a genus of the monecia monodelphia class. There are ...

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