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Definition of the noun african lily

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  1. African plant with bright green evergreen leaves and umbels of many usually deep violet-blue flowers

Phrases with African lily

  1. blue african lily

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

by John Christopher Willis, Herbert Kenneth Airy Shaw

(African lily) in gardens. Umbel cymose. Seeds winged. Agapetes G. Don (incl. Paphia Seem. BH.).

Google previewA Dictionary of Modern Gardening (1847)

by George William Johnson

AFRICAN LILY. Agnpanthus. AFRICAN MARIGOLD. fl'agetes Erecta. A GAPANTHU S. African Lily. Three species.

Google previewThe Ultimate Dictionary of Dream Language (2013)

by Briceida Ryan

African lily Someone will attempt to pull you into an involvement before you are ready. Follow your instincts and go for this relationship ...

Google previewMiller's dictionary of gardening, botany, and agriculture; revised (1834)

by Philip Miller

African Lily. Hexandria Monogynia, Linnaeus ; Hemerocallidea, Jussieu. Calyx a common sheath gaping at the side ; corolla one-petalled, funnel-shaped, regular, tube cornered, as if composed of six claws ; border six parted ; parts oblong, ...

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

by Christopher Brickell

African lily. See Agapanth us african us. African marigold. See Ta getes erecta. African red alder. See Cunonia capensis. African violet. See Saintpaulia.

Google previewStoddart's Encyclopaedia Americana (1886)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature, and Companion to the Encyclopaedia Britannica

Narcissus ; Mexican lily, Hippeostrum regina; African lily, Aga- panthus vmbellatus; Persian lily, Fritil- Itiria persica; St. Bruno's lily, An- thericum liUastrum ; Trumpet, Nile, Easter lily, or Calla lily, Richardia aihiopi- ca ; besides pond or water ...

Google previewThe New American Cyclopaedia: a Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge (1863)

by George Ripley, Charles Anderson Dana

and blue African lily (agapanthu*) represent another section of liliaceous plants; ...

Google previewA Dictionary of English Names of Plants (1884)

Applied in England and Among English-speaking People to Cultivated and Wild Plants, Trees, and Shrubs by William Miller

Small African Lily umbellatus. Blue African Lily umbellatus var. albus. White African Uly Agaricus arvensis. Champillion, Cheese- room, Flaps, Horse-mushroom, Mushroom Snow-ball Csesareus.

Google previewThe Encyclopaedic Dictionary (1896)

A New, Original and Exhaustive Work of Reference to All English Words, Their Origin, Development, Orthography, Pronunciation, Meaning and Legitimate Or Customary Use ... by Robert Hunter

The African lily is Agapanthus umbellatus; the Barbadoes lily, Hippeastrum equestre; the Belladonna lily, Amaryllis Belladonna Belladonna purpurascens); the Blackberry ly, Pardanthus chinensis (American); the Brisbane lily, Eurycled ...

Google previewUniversal Dictionary of the English Language (1899)

A New and Original Work Presenting for Convenient Reference the Orthography, Pronunciation, Meaning, Use, Origin and Development of Every Word in the English Language Together with Condensed Explanations of Fifty Thousand Important Subjects and an Exhaustive Encyclopaedia of All the Arts and Sciences Profusely Illustrated by Robert Hunter, Charles Morris

The African lily is Agapanthus umbellatus; the Barbadoes lily, Hippeastrum equestre; the Belladonna lily, Amaryllis Belladonna (Belladonna purpurascens); the Blackberry lily, Pardanthus chinensis (American); the Brisbane lily, Euryclect ...

Google previewThe Gardeners' Dictionary, Describing the Plants, Fruits, and Vegetables Desirable for the Garden and Explaining the Terms and Operations Employed in Their Cultivation (1875)

Tar chona'n thus* African Lily.

Google previewThe Gardeners' Dictionary (1886)

Enumerating the Plants, Fruits, and Vegetables Desirable for the Garden and Explaining the Terms and Operations Employed in Their Cultivations by George W. Johnson

African Lily. Ayapa'nthus. African Marigold. Tageies ere'eta. Afze'lia. (In honour of Dr. A.

Google previewThe cottage gardener's dictionary, ed. by G.W. Johnson. [With] (1857)

by Cottage gardener

Tarchona'nthiu* African Lily. Agapa'ntUus. African Marigold. Tage'tes erc'eta ...

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