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Definition of the noun Adenostoma

What does Adenostoma mean as a name of something?

Adenostoma is a genus of Rosaceae.

Adenostoma is a genus of Scrophulariaceae.

Adenostoma is a genus of Scrophulariaceae.

Phrases with Adenostoma

Phrases starting with the word Adenostoma:

  1. Adenostoma Laxum
  2. Adenostoma Brevifolium
  3. Adenostoma Californica
  4. Adenostoma Californicum
  5. Adenostoma fasciculatum
  6. Adenostoma sparsifolium
  7. Adenostoma Fasciculatum Typica
  8. Adenostoma Fasciculatum Hirsuta
  9. Adenostoma Fasciculatum Prostratum

Phrases ending with the word Adenostoma:

  1. Erica Adenostoma
  2. genus Adenostoma
  3. Asphondylia adenostoma
  4. Species Erica Adenostoma
  5. species Asphondylia adenostoma

Other phrases containing the word Adenostoma:

  1. Species Adenostoma Laxum
  2. Species Adenostoma Brevifolium
  3. Species Adenostoma Californica
  4. Species Adenostoma Californicum
  5. species Adenostoma fasciculatum
  6. species Adenostoma sparsifolium

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Adenostoma

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Google previewPhysiological Plant Ecology III (2013)

Responses to the Chemical and Biological Environment by O. L. Lange, P. S. Nobel, C. B. Osmond, H. Ziegler

Adenostoma is a dominant shrub in Californian chaparral. Very few other plants grow beneath it, but when it is destroyed by fire many species establish from seed and grow for a few years until Adenostoma regenerates. These workers ...

Google previewCarnegie Institution of Washington Publication (1920)

Adenostoma is the chief dominant from Lake County southward in California, usually associated with several of the following: Arctostaphylus tomentosa, A. glauca, Ceanothus cuneatus, Quercus dumosa, Heteromeles arbutifolia, Cercocarpus ...

Google previewTrees of Western North America (2014)

by Richard Spellenberg, Christopher J. Earle, Gil Nelson

Adenostoma is a common component of chaparral, a major fire-adapted vegetation type primarily of Calif. Populations are often dense and these populations, fueled in part by resinous leaves. New extensive. Fire burns fiercely across growth ...

Google previewInternational Wildlife Encyclopedia: Brown bear - cheetah (2002)

by Maurice Burton, Robert Burton

Chamise (Adenostoma fasciculatum), scrub oak (Quercus dumosa), ...

Google previewA Manual and Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns (1908)

by John Christopher Willis

Change of colour in flowers, too, Brunfelsia, Lonicera Chaparral, 188, Adenostoma Characters in classification, 122 Charas, Cannabis Charcoal, Betula Chard, artichoke Charlock, Brassica Chartaceous, of papery texture Chasmogamic, open, ...

Google previewCassell's Dictionary of Practical Gardening (1901)

An Illustrated Encyclopædia of Practical Horticulture for All Classes by Walter Page Wright

ADENOSTOMA. Hardy evergreen shrubs (uni. Rosacem) with white flowers. Propagated by cuttings of the young growths. Soil, fertile 10am with peat. Principal Species ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Medicinal and Poisonous Plants (2016)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (5 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi

in English: chamise, common chamise, greasewood Adenostoma ...

Google previewDictionary of the American West (2008)

by Win Blevins

A shrub (Adenostoma fascilulatum) of the semi-arid areas of the Southwest; also spelled chamise, chamizal; sometimes known as greasewood. Borrowed from Spanish. The chamise lily is California's redwood lily ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

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

Adenostoma Hook. & Arn. Rosaceae Origins: From the Greek aden "gland" and stoma "mouth," referring to the glandular calyx.

Google previewA Manual and Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns: Outlines of the morphology, natural history, classification, geographical distribution and economic uses of the phanerogams and ferns (1897)

by John Christopher Willis

(Adenostoma, Prosopis, &c), the Larrea scrub, &c. The grass-formations (steppes and prairies) are parched in summer. The driest 198 ZONES OF VEGETATION.

Google previewThe Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening (1889)

A Practical and Scientific Encyclopedia of Horticulture for Gardeners and Botanists by George Nicholson

Adenostoma, Hooker and Arnott. Acer, Linnmus. Acrostichum, Linnwus . Adesmia, De Candolle. Aceme, R. Brown. Acrotriche, R. Brown. Adhatoda, Nees .

Google previewThe New International Encyclopaedia (1917)

by Frank Moore Colby, Talcott Williams


Google previewThe Facts on File Dictionary of Botany (2002)

by Jill Bailey

and evergreen oaks and, in drier areas, chamise (Adenostoma fascicula- tum), manzanita (Arctostaphylos pun- gens), and species of Ceanothus. See maquis. Compare garrigue. Charophyceae A ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Deserts (2017)

by Michael A. Mares

chamise ( Adenostoma fasciculatum), and Ceanothus species, and of the Interior Chaparral , shrub live ...

Google previewDictionary of Generic Names of Seed Plants (1995)

by Tatiana Wielgorskaya, Armen Leonovich TakhtadzhiÕ°an

Australia, Micronesia, and Polynesia Adenostoma Hook. et Arn. 1832. Rosaceae. 2 California, Baja California Adenostyles Cass. = Cacalia L. Asteraceae Adenostylis Blume = Zeuxine Lindl. Orchidaceae Adenothamnus D. Keck. 1935.

Google previewCRC Dictionary of Agricultural Sciences (2001)

by Robert Alan Lewis

See especially Adenostoma and Arctostaphylos. Arbutin is sometimes used therapeutically as a diuretic and urinary antiinfective agent. See also allelopathy. arbutoside. arbutin. arcadian, la: simple, content. Ib: rural, pastoral, provincial, ...

Google previewWyman's Gardening Encyclopedia (1986)

by Donald Wyman

The Greasewood (Adenostoma fasiculatum) and Scrub Oak (Quercus dumosa), of southern Calif., when dry as they usually are, burn with almost explosive suddenness as soon as they are ignited and it is in areas where these plants cover ...

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Adenostoma sparsifolium

A bush found in Southern California and northern Baja California, which is resinous and prone to wildfires. Known in English as Greasewood or Redshank, and in Spanish as Chamizo. Photo from near La Paz, Baja California, possibly planted.

Photo credit: Dick Culbert

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Adenostoma - garden plants.

Scrabble value of A1D2E1N1O1S1T1O1M3A1

The value of this 10-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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