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Definition of the noun acroclinium
What does acroclinium mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- genus of herbs and shrubs of Australia and South Africa: everlasting flower; most species usually placed in genus Helipterum
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- synonym of Acroclinium: genus Acroclinium
- more generic term: asterid dicot genus = genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
- member: pink-and-white everlasting / Acroclinium roseum / pink paper daisy = flower of southwestern Australia having bright pink daisylike papery flowers
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The Acroclinium is the prettiest in the garden, of the four mentioned, and should be in every collection of flowering plants, because it comes up so readily, flowers freely, and is useful as well in the green as the dried state. The flowers, of which ...
by Walter P. Wright
p Acroclinium (Everlasting) Ageratum * Antirrhinurns Arctotis grandis Asters, China ...
A Practical and Scientific Encyclopedia of Horticulture for Gardeners and Botanists by George Nicholson
-— Acroclinium roseum (r-h, pi; 1-2) ; Whitfieldin. lateritia (at, 'r and o ; 3). Psnssumns —Eohmea ...
by William H Steer
Immortelle 144 Intensive Culture IMMORTELLE (Acroclinium Helichrysum, etc.). See EVER.
Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi
English: silver aspen Acrolinium Loudon Asteraceae Origins: Orthographic variant, see Acroclinium A. Gray. Acropelta Nakai Dryopteridaceae Origins: Greek akros "terminal, highest" and pelte "a shield.' 38 Acropera Lindley ...
by George Nicholson
Acroclinium is included, by Bentham ...
by Samuel Hereman
AcRocLiniUM, Hook. Derivation of name unknown. Linn. 19, Or. 2, Nat. Or. AsUrdctoz. A genus of beautiful everlasting flowers, natives of South-West Australia, and requiring the same treatment as other half-hardy annuals, atrorteeum .
The Treasury of Botany: a Popular Dictionary of Vegetable Kingdom with which is Incorporated a Glossary of Botanical Terms Edited by John Lindley and Thomas Moore (1870)
ACROCLINIUM. A beautiful genus of annual composites, at present represented ; in our gardens by the A. roseum, recently ' introduced from the Champion Bay district, Western Australia. Its flower-heads resemble those of the well-known ...
by Frances Tenenbaum
Formerly Acroclinium roseum, Helipterum roseum. A fast-growing, 1- to 2-foot-tall annual with 1- to 3-inch-wide, papery daisies that close in cloudy weather. Flower heads have white or pink bracts surrounding yellow centers in summer.
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1881)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature by Thomas Spencer Baynes
Acroclinium roseum : half-hardy, 1 it., rose-pink or white; everlasting. PBUNINCL] ...
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