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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
Acoraceae (order Acorales) A family of sweet-smelling monocotyledons (calamus , sweet flag), with two-ranked, ensiform leaves that are equitant and oriented edge-on to the stem (isobifacial). The peduncle has two separate vascular systems.
Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (5 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi
Acoraceae (Araceae) Greek akoron and akoros (possibly from kore 'pupil' but also 'Hypericum'), ...
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.
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.
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.
by John W. Blunt, Murray H. G. Munro
Monocots; Acoraceae Monocots; Agavaceae Monocots; Alismataceae Monocots; Alliaceae Monocots; Aloaceae Monocots; Amaryllidaceae Monocots; Araceae Monocots ...
by Michael Allaby
Himantandraceae Magnoliaceae Myristicaceae Acoraceae Alismataceae Aponogetonaceae Araceae Butomaceae Cyrnodoceaceae Hydrocharitaceae Iuncaginaceae Posidoniaceae Potamogetonaceae (continued ) Plant Classification 548 ...
A Pocket Botanical Dictionary, comprising the names, history, and culture of all plants known in Britain, with a full explanation of technical terms. By J. Paxton, assisted by Professor Lindley (1840)
by Sir Joseph Paxton, John Lindley
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.
by Walter Erhardt, Allen J. Coombes
-m- Acoraceae • 2 spp. • E: Sweet Flags; F:Acore; G:Kalmus - calamus L. - var. calamus • E: Calamus, Flag Root, ...
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Scrabble value of A1C3O1R1A1C3E1A1E1
The value of this 9-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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