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Definition of the noun agrostemma
What does agrostemma mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- a caryophylloid dicot genus including corn cockles
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- synonym of Agrostemma: genus Agrostemma
- more generic term: caryophylloid dicot genus = genus of relatively early dicotyledonous plants including mostly flowers
- member of: carnation family / Caryophyllaceae / family Caryophyllaceae / pink family = large family of herbs or subshrubs
- member: Agrostemma githago / crown-of-the-field / corn campion / corn cockle = European annual having large trumpet-shaped reddish-purple flowers and poisonous seed; a common weed in grainfields and beside roadways
Phrases with Agrostemma
Phrases starting with the word Agrostemma:
- Agrostemma Dioica
- Agrostemma Banksia
- Agrostemma Corsica
- agrostemma githago
- Agrostemma Infesta
- Agrostemma Nivalis
- Agrostemma Pulchra
- Agrostemma Suecica
- Agrostemma Gitthago
- Agrostemma gracilis
- Agrostemma Linicola
- Agrostemma Sibirica
- Agrostemma coronaria
- Agrostemma Fimbriata
- Agrostemma Thessalum
- Agrostemma Triflorum
Phrases ending with the word Agrostemma:
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Agrostemma
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by Robert SWEET
AGROSTEMMA is a genus belonging to the Caryophylleae: the perennial species are very ornamental dwarf plants, very proper for the front of borders, &c.; they are readily increased by seeds or cuttings, or by dividing at the rOOt. - Agnostis is ...
Giving Full Instructions for the Management and Propagation of the Plants Cultivated in the Hot-houses, Greenhouses, Conservatories ... : Alphabetically Arranged by Robert Sweet
' AGROSTEMMA is a genus belonging to the Caryophylleae: the perennial species are very ornamental dwarf plants, ...
The Botanical Cultivator; Or, Instructions for the Management and Propagation of the Plants Cultivated in the Hothouses, Greenhouses, and Borders, in the Gardens of Great Britain (1821)
by Robert SWEET
AGROSTEMMA is a genus belonging to the Caryophylleae; the perennial species are very ornamental dwarf plants, very proper for the front of borders, &c.: they are readily increased by seeds or cuttings, or by dividing at the root. .AoRos' rIs is ...
by George WILLMOTT
} Italy 1794 Agrostemma is a Greek name, signifying the garland of the field. Old border flowers of ...
Handbook of Flowering (1989)
by Abraham H. Halevy
Agrostemma is a LD rosette plant. Under SD conditions, the plants remain vegetative and the stems are very short. Upon transfer to LD, the stem starts to elongate rapidly after 10 days (Figure 2), differentiation of flower primordia occurs at ...
The gardeners dictionary (1835)
by Philip Miller
Agrostemma svlvestris (red- flowered rose campion). Eng. Bot. 15/9. (Under Lychnis). Root perennial, tapering, herb clothed with fine soft prominent hairs, and somewhat viscid ; leaves ovate ; flowers dichotom- ously - panic ...
Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi
Caryophyllaceae Origins: Orthographic variant, see Agrostemma L. ; see C. Linnaeus, Genera Plantarum. 198. 1754. Agrocharis Hochst. Umbelliferae Origins: From the Greek agros "a field" and charts "delicacy, delight, grace, ...
by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood
see Agrostemma . corn c. (2) Agrostemma githago. cockleburr [kok' l-br]see Xanthium. cockles[kok' lz] ...
by Joel Ellis Holloway, Amanda Neill
Agrostemma githago Common Corn Cockle SCIENTIFIC NAME: Agrostemma, field garland, from Greek, cxypcx;, agros, field and aTenua, stemma, garland + githago, an old name for this genus, Latin for a plant that takes root. COMMON ...
by Thomas MAWE (and ABERCROMBIE (John) Horticulturist.), John ABERCROMBIE (Horticulturist.)
AGROSTEMMA, Wild Lychnis, or Campion, Rose Campion. - The plants are herbaceous perennials, there are three or four fpecies, one of which produce beautiful garden flowers, the others have no merit.
by George Crabb
AGROSTEMMA (Bot.) from 2%8 sizwa, Agri corona, Campion; a genus of plants, Class 10 Decandria, Order 4 Pentagynia. Generic Characters ...
Universal Technological Dictionary Or Familiar Explanation of the Terms Used in All Arts and Sciences (1851)
Containing Definitions Drawn from the Original Writers ; in Two Volumes
a weed otherwise called Corn Rose, the Agrostemma githago.
A Practical and Scientific Encyclopedia of Horticulture for Gardeners and Botanists by George Nicholson
Agrostemma (which see) is included hereunder bj Bentham and Hooker. L. alba ( white). White or Evening Campion. ft. white, solitary, dioecious ; calyx hairy, green, long. Plant more viscid. Otherwise resembling L. dioica. Europe. L. Bungcana ...
by George William Johnson, Charles Henry Wright
Agrostemma, Eudianthe Githago, and Viscaria.) The hardy herbaceous species are chiefly cultivated; seeds, divisions, and cutti of the young shoots under a hand-light as growth commences in spring. Small side-shoots may be obtained ...
Containing an Explanation of the Terms in Anatomy, Human and Comparative, Botany, Chemistry, Forensic Medicine, Materia Medica, Obstetrics, Pharmacy, Physiology, Practice of Physic, Surgery, Toxicology, and the Different Branches of Natural Sciences Connected with Medicine, Together with a Variety of Information on All These Subjects by Robert Hooper
AGROSTEMMA. (Ayoovarepsia, the garland of the field.) The name of a genus of plants. Class, Decandria; Order, Pentagynia. Cockle. AGRostEMMA GITHAGo. This plant has been also called Nigellastrum, Pseudo melanthium, Lychnis ...
An Illustrated Encyclopædia of Practical Horticulture for All Classes by Walter Page Wright
Agrostemma coronnriu). dioicu, l' to 3', spr., aut., ...
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