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Definition of the noun agapanthus

What does agapanthus mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: agapanthuses

  1. any of various plants of the genus Agapanthus having umbels of showy blue to purple flowers


"Agapanthus" is a painting (oil paint) by Claude Monet, begun in and completed in (90 years ago).

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"Agapanthus" is a musical album of Ohanami.

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Agapanthus is a fictional film character.

Phrases with Agapanthus

Phrases starting with the word Agapanthus:

  1. Agapanthus Minor
  2. Agapanthus Medius
  3. Agapanthus praecox
  4. agapanthus africanus
  5. Agapanthus Giganteus
  6. Agapanthus Tuberosus
  7. Agapanthus orientalis
  8. Agapanthus umbellatus
  9. Agapanthus Variegatus
  10. Agapanthus Multiflorus
  11. Agapanthus Praecox Minimus
  12. Agapanthus Praecox Praecox
  13. Agapanthus Praecox Orientalis
  14. Agapanthus Umbellatus Maximus

Phrase ending with the word Agapanthus:

  1. genus agapanthus

Other phrases containing the word Agapanthus:

  1. Species Agapanthus Minor
  2. Species Agapanthus Medius
  3. Species Agapanthus Praecox
  4. Species Agapanthus Giganteus
  5. Species Agapanthus Tuberosus

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Agapanthus

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Google previewHerbaceous Perennial Plants (2008)

A Treatise on their Identification, Culture, and Garden Attributes (3rd Edition) by Allan M. Armitage

Agapanthus ( ag-a-pan' thus) African Lily Alliaceae Agapanthus is a rhizomatous plant with fleshy ...

Google previewThe Culture of Vegetables and Flowers from Seeds and Roots (1908) (2008)

by And Sons Sutton and Sons

As the Agapanthus is a gross-feeding plant, it should be re-potted annually in autumn, ...

Google previewBrain Ticklers in Nature (2005)

by Maya Badri

The agapanthus is a vigorous bulbous plant. 10. The perennial phlox does not need much space to grow. 11. Cyclamen has a short period of flowering. 12. Bougainvilleas are evergreen plants. 13. Helipterum roseum is commonly known as ...

Google previewThe Morville Hours (2011)

The Story of a Garden by Katherine Swift

The name Agapanthus is a compound of two Greek words — agape, meaning 'love', and anthos, meaning 'flower';. Agapanthus, the Flower of Love.

Google previewGreeniology 2020 (2011)

Greener Living Today, and in the Future by Tanya Ha

Agapanthus is a favourite of lazy gardeners and local councils because it is hard to kill, and it's also a fashionable accompaniment to new Victorian- and Federation-style homes, but it has spread way beyond backyards and traffic islands in ...

Google previewD. H. Lawrence in Italy and England (1998)

by George Donaldson, Mara Kalnins

Abraham is a small charcoal drawing, easily portable: Agapanthus is an oil measuring 24 inches by 20 inches, not exhibited publicly until February 1915. This suggests that the Lawrences had seen the works in Gertler's studio: if so, it is hard ...

Google previewFlower Painters Essential Handbook (2006)

How to Paint 50 Beautiful Flowers in Watercolor by Jill Bays

Also known as the African blue lily, agapanthus is a striking plant, not only for its colour and size, but also for its character. It has strap-like foliage and handsome flowers of various shades of blue, white, pink and purple. It is large (over lm/3ft ...

Google previewThe Botanical Magazine, Or, Flower-garden Displayed (1799)

In which the Most Ornamental Foreign Plants, Cultivated in the Open Ground, the Green-house, and the Stove, are Accurately Represented in Their Natural Colours ... by William Curtis

Agapanthus is a name sirst given to this genus of plants, of which there is only one species, in the Hort. Kew. of Mr. Aiton.

Google previewBulbs for Indoors (1996)

Year-round Windowsill Splendor by Brooklyn Botanic Garden

Agapanthus is an excellent container plant, attractive year-round and easy to grow. It prefers a moist and well-drained soil in full sun, but is not fussy. Feed it with a granular or liquid balanced fertilizer during active growth, spring into summer ...

Google previewGreeniology (2007)

How to Live Well, be Green and Make a Difference by Tanya Ha

Agapanthus is a favourite of lazy gardeners and local councils because it is hard to kill, and it's also a fashionable accompaniment with new Victorian and Federation homes, but it has gone way beyond backyards and traffic islands in Dig them ...

Google previewGardening in the Humid South (2004)

by Edmund N. O'Rourke, Jr., Leon C. Standifer

Agapanthus is a hardy plant that is ...

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

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

Agapanthus campanulatus F.M. Leight. South Africa. Deciduous, clump- forming ...

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

Agapanthus umbellatus African Corn. The genus Ixia African , Small. Agapanthus minor African, White. Agapanthus umbellatus albus Amazon.

Google previewDictionary of Flavonoids with CD-ROM (2015)

by John Buckingham, V. Ranjit N. Munasinghe

P-432 Agapanthus Pigment 1 ...

Google previewA Complete Dictionary of Practical Gardening (1807)

Comprehending All the Modern Improvements in the Art; Whether in the Raising of the Various Esculent Vegetables, Or in the Forcing and Managing of Different Sorts of Fruits and Plants, and that of Laying Out, Ornamenting, and Planting, Gardens and Pleasure Grounds: with Correct Engravings ... from Original Drawings by Sydenham Edwards by R. W. Dickson, Sydenham Edwards

AFRICAN Agapanthus African Lily Albuca, Lesser ' Allspice, Carolina Alpine Ervngo Alpine Soldunclla Althea Frutcx Alyssum, Yellow American Globe Flower American llerh Christopher Annual Lavatera Ash-leaved Trumpet Flower ...

Google previewRodale's Ultimate Encyclopedia of Organic Gardening (2009)

The Indispensable Green Resource for Every Gardener by Fern Marshall Bradley, Barbara W. Ellis, Ellen Phillips

Tender bulbs that make great cut flowers include dahl— ias, gladioli, tuberous begonias, agapanthus (Agapanthus spp.) ...

Google previewA Victorian Flower Dictionary (2011)

The Language of Flowers Companion by Mandy Kirkby

artifice agapanthus (Agapanthus). . . . . love letter agrimony ( Agrimonia). . . . . gratitude allium (Allium). . . . . prosperity almond blossom.

Google previewA Dictionary of Modern Gardening (1847)

by George William Johnson, David Landreth

Agapanthus umb. maj.

Google previewEncyclopaedia Londinensis, or, Universal dictionary of arts, sciences, and literature (1810)

by John Wilkes (of Milland House, Sussex)

AGAPANTHUS,/ [atyaira.Sof, Gr. a delightful flower.] In botany, a genus of the hexandria monogynia class, in the natural order of lilia orliliacene. The generic characters are — Calyx : fpathe common gaping at the side. Corolla: one- petalled ...

Google previewAn Encyclopaedia of Gardening (1824)

Comprising the Theory and Practice of Horticulture, Floriculture, Arboriculture, and Landscape-gardening, Including All the Latest Improvements; a General History of Gardening in All Countries; and a Statistical View of Its Present State, with Suggestions for Its Future Progress in the British Isles by John Claudius Loudon

African lily,— see Agapanthus. African marigold, tagetes erecta. Agapanthus, African lily, hexan. monog. and heme- rocallides, G. peren. C. B. S. which thrive in loam, and a little rotten dung, and arc propagated by dividing the root, or by seed.

Google previewCassell's Dictionary of Practical Gardening (1907)

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

The Agapanthus is a. familiar instance of the simple, and the Carrot of the compound umbel. Umbellate. disposed in umbels, resembling an umbel. Umbcllule, a small umbel, one of the secondary umbels which go to make up an umbellil'erous ...

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Agapanthus Meaning

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