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Definition of the noun aeschynanthus

What does aeschynanthus mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. a plant of the genus Aeschynanthus having somewhat red or orange flowers and seeds having distinctive hairs at base and apex

Phrases with Aeschynanthus

  1. Aeschynanthus meo
  2. Aeschynanthus albus
  3. Aeschynanthus hians
  4. Aeschynanthus impar
  5. Aeschynanthus jouyi
  6. Aeschynanthus rarus
  7. Aeschynanthus Blumei
  8. Aeschynanthus Dunnii
  9. Aeschynanthus elmeri
  10. Aeschynanthus firmus
  11. Aeschynanthus kingii
  12. Aeschynanthus loheri
  13. Aeschynanthus mannii
  14. Aeschynanthus mollis
  15. Aeschynanthus neesii
  16. Aeschynanthus ovatus
  17. Aeschynanthus peelii
  18. Aeschynanthus pullei
  19. Aeschynanthus roseus
  20. genus aeschynanthus

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Aeschynanthus

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Google previewCommercial Greenhouse (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Aeschynanthus is a genus of about 150 species of ...

Google previewEtymological Dictionary of Succulent Plant Names (2013)

by Urs Eggli, Leonard E. Newton

Aeschynanthus Gr, aischyne', shame; and Gr. 'anthos', flower; for.

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

by John Christopher Willis

Aeschynanthus, Canna, Clerodendron sp., and some wind- pollinated flowers, e.g. ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Plant Sciences (2012)

by Michael Allaby

Aeschynanthus. (family *Gesneriaceae) A genus of *herbs, *bole climbers, or * epiphytes, many of which have fleshy leaves. The flowers are vivid red, strongly protandrous (see PROTANDRY), and birdpollinated. There are about 100 species, ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

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

Aeschynanthus. Jack. Gesneriaceae. Origins: Greek aischyno, aischyne "shame" and anthos "flower," referring to the flowers; the species are mostly epiphytic, a few are lithophytic. Aeschynomene. L. Fabaceae. Origins: Greek aischynomene ...

Google previewA Manual and Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns: The classes, cohorts, orders, and chief genera of phanerogams and ferns (1897)

by John Christopher Willis

Don = Aeschynanthus Jack. Tricyrtis Wall. Liliaceae (1). 5 sp. Himal., E. Asia. Tridax Linn. Compositae (v). 15 sp. trop. Am. Trientalis Rupp. ex Linn. Primulaceae (n1). 2 sp. N. temp. T. europaea L. (chickweed winter-green) ...

Google previewThe New Gardener's Dictionary; Or, Catalogue of All the Really Good Flowers, Fruits, Trees and Shrubs Cultivated in Great Britain. Accompanied by Descriptive and Cultural Notes (1849)

by R. W. PLANT

AESCHYNANTHUS (Jack.) Nat. Order Cyrtandraceae. A limited genus of epiphytes, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Modern Gardening (1846)

by George William Johnson

AESCHYNANTHUS. Two species. Stove epiphytes. Cuttings. Peat and potsherds, or wood. AESCULUS. Horse chestnut. AE. glabra. ( Grafts.) AE.

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

Aeschynanthus, Canna, Clerodendron sp., and some wind-pollinated flowers, e.g. Parietaria. Nearly all flowers are more or less dichogamous, but there is generally a considerable period of overlap of the ...

Google previewThe Timber Press Dictionary of Plant Names (2009)

by Walter Erhardt, Allen J. Coombes

E:Basket Plant, Blush Wort; F:Aeschynanthus; G:Sinnblume - boscheanus de Vriese □ b e f Zio fi] VI-VIII; Sumat. - evrardii Pellegr. □ Ь e Zio fil; Vietn.: Annam - hildebrandtii Hemsl. □ Ь e Zio fi); Burma -javanicus Hook. = Aeschynanthus ...

Google previewAmerican Horticultural Society Encyclopedia of Plants and Flowers (2011)

by Christopher Brickell

Aeschynanthus speciosus Microlepia speluncae Phlebodium aureum Selaginella kraussiana Evergreen, trailing perennial with waxy, Large, terrestrial fern with a spreading Evergreen fern with creeping, golden- Evergreen, trailing, more or ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Nmaes (1999)

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

Micraeschynanthus Ridley Gesneriaceae Origins: From the Greek mikros "small" plus the related genus Aeschynanthus Jack. Micranthella Naudin Melastomataceae Origins: From the Greek mikros "small" and anthemon "flower," anthele "a ...

Google previewInterior Landscape Dictionary (1992)

by Joelle Steele

Aeschynanthus [ess-key-non-thus] ( Lipstick plant) Africanus Jah-free-kah-nus] Originating in Africa Agave americana [ah-gah-vay ah-meh-ree-kah-nah] (Century plant) Aggregatum [ah-greh-gah-tum] ...

Google previewWyman's Gardening Encyclopedia (1986)

by Donald Wyman

Aeschynanthus lobbianus Ageratum houstonianum Begonia sp. Ceropegia woodsii Chrysanthemum frutescens Clianthus sp. Fuschia sp. Gazania ringens Heliotropium arborescens Impatiens sultani Jasminum mesnyi Lachenalia pendula ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns (1973)

by John Christopher Willis, Herbert Kenneth Airy Shaw

Aeschynanthus Jack. (Trichosporum D. Don.) Gesneraceae (1). 75 Indomal., China. Many epiphytes with fleshy leaves. Extreme protandry with movement of sta. Seeds with long hairs. Aeschynomene L. (incl. Herminiera Guill. et Perr. EP.).

Google previewA Pocket Botanical Dictionary (1849)

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

Zealan #"s: AEschynanthus. OFIELDIA, RID acTYLITEs. See Saxifraga. pubens .

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