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Definition of the noun acoraceae
What does acoraceae mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- used in some classifications for the genus Acorus which is usually assigned to Araceae
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- synonym of Acoraceae: subfamily Acoraceae
- more generic terms: liliopsid family / monocot family = family of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
- member of: Araceae / arum family / family Araceae = anthurium; calla lily; jack-in-the-pulpit
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6000 Scientific Terms Explored and Explained by Michael Allaby
The order contains one family (Acoraceae). Acorus (calamus, sweet flag; family Acoraceae) A genus of two to four species of sweet-smelling monotocyledons found in marshy habitats. Rhizomes of A. calamus have long been used medicinally ...
The Encyclopedia of Herbs (2009)
A Comprehensive Reference to Herbs of Flavor and Fragrance by Thomas DeBaggio, Arthur O. Tucker
Acorus āk-ō-rŭs sweet flag Family: Acoraceae Growth form: herbaceous perennial to about 3 feet (1 m) high Hardiness: hardy to Nova Scotia and Quebec (at least Zone 4) Light: full sun Water: constantly moist to edge of standing water Soil: ...
by Tatiana Wielgorskaya, Armen Leonovich Takhtadzhi͡an
ACORACEAE Martinov. 1820.
by John W. Blunt, Murray H. G. Munro
Monocots; Acoraceae Monocots; Agavaceae Monocots; Alismataceae Monocots; Alliaceae Monocots; Aloaceae Monocots; Amaryllidaceae Monocots; Araceae Monocots ...
by Richard Dennis Hoblyn
Acoraceae. Naiadaceae. Pistiaceae . Group 6.-Glumosae. Bracts scale-like, glumaceous, imbricated, in the room of a calyx. - Graminaceae. Desvauxiaceae. Cyperaceae. Restiaceae. Xyridaceae.
by Michael Allaby
Himantandraceae Magnoliaceae Myristicaceae Acoraceae Alismataceae Aponogetonaceae Araceae Butomaceae Cyrnodoceaceae Hydrocharitaceae Iuncaginaceae Posidoniaceae Potamogetonaceae (continued ) Plant Classification 548 ...
Universal Technological Dictionary Or Familiar Explanation of the Terms Used in All Arts and Sciences (1851)
Containing Definitions Drawn from the Original Writers ; in Two Volumes
Acoraceae, which are highly aromatic. ACOTYLE' DoNoUs (Bot.), Gr, a privative, and kotyledon a seedlobe; plants having no cotyledons.
Comprising the Names, History, and Culture of All Plants Known in Britain; with a Full Explanation of Technical Terms by Sir Joseph Paxton, John Lindley
Acoraceae. Marshy fläccidum . . Blue . , H. plants, of the easiest culture. A. Calamus is ex- Blue . , H.
More Than 500 Outstanding Choices for Gardeners by Ray Rogers
Family: Araceae/Acoraceae Cultural group: perennials Height: 3–10 in. (A. gramineus), 3 –4 ft. (A. calamus) Width: 6 in. or more in time (A. gramineus), 1–3 ft. or more (A.
Comprising the Definitions and Derivations of the Scientific Terms in General Use, Together with the History and Descriptions of the Scientific Principles of Nearly Every Branch of Human Knowledge by William Thomas Brande, George William Cox
Acoraceae. The natural order of plants which includes the genus Acorus. It is distinguished from Araceae only by having its ...
Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose
Acoraceae. HAB.— A native of this country, and grows in other countries of Europe, in Asia, and in the United States. PART Used.—The rhizome, or under- ground stem. Effects AND Uses.—It is an aromatic stimulant and mild tonic. It is seldom ...
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Scrabble value of A1C3O1R1A1C3E1A1E1
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