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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 Corsica
- agrostemma githago
- Agrostemma Infesta
- Agrostemma Pulchra
- Agrostemma Suecica
- Agrostemma Gitthago
- Agrostemma gracilis
- Agrostemma Linicola
- Agrostemma coronaria
- Agrostemma Fimbriata
- Agrostemma Thessalum
- Agrostemma Triflorum
- Agrostemma brachyloba
- Agrostemma Nicaeensis
- Agrostemma Parviflora
Phrases ending with the word Agrostemma:
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Agrostemma
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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, very proper for the front of borders, &c.
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 Robert SWEET
_ ' AGROSTEMMA is a genus belonging to the Caryophylleae: the perennial species are very orna~ mental dwarf plants, very proper for the front of borders, &c.: they are readily increased by seeds or cuttings, or by dividing at the root.
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 (1759)
Containing the Best and Newest Methods of Cultivating and Improving the Kitchen, Fruit, Flower Garden, and Nursery .... A - L by Philip Miller
AGROSTEMMA. Lin. Gen. Plant. 516. Wild Lychnis or Campion. The Charasters are, The Empalement of the "Flower is permanent, of one Leaf, which is tubulous, thick, and cut into five narrow Segments at the Edge; the Flower is composed of ...
AGNUS CASTUS— AGROSTEMMA GITHAGO. as if fire was creeping over him,". — [160.] Sweat of the left hand, especially the interior sides of the fingers, in the open air, previous to the heat,'. Sleep and Dreams. — Makes drowsy and ...
A Record of the Positive Effects of Drugs Upon the Healthy Human Organism by Timothy Field Allen
AGNUS CASTUS— AGROSTEMMA GITHAGO. as if fire was creeping over him,6. — [160.] Sweat of the left hand, especially the interior sides of the fingers, in the open air, previous to the heat,'. Sleep and Dreams. — Makes drowsy and ...
Containing the Best and Newest Methods of Cultivating and Improving the Kitchen, Fruit and Flower Garden ...
AGROSTEMMA. (Aypov «ligua, the garland of the field.) Lin. gen. n. 583. Reich. 635. Gærtn. 2. t.
by Philip Miller
AGROSTEMMA. Lin. Gen. Plant. 516. Wild Lychnis, or Campion. The CHARACTERS are, The flower hat a thick tnlffialtmlhs as one leaf; it ha: sith: 'tra/r which are ahtusi' and entire, and the cap/idle has one cell. The Spacrss are, - r .
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, ...
An Illustrated Encyclopædia of Practical Horticulture for All Classes by Walter Page Wright
Agrostemma coronnriu). dioicu, l' to 3', spr., aut., ...
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
Malva £ p, Amaranthus :* Agrostemma coelirosa Papaverrhoeas flo. pleno | - lividus *- : t a vaccaria |Ma'a americana - aja-peach, t. |Lathyrus odoratifline". 1_i crista-galli - Frifolium incarnatum ilene Egyptiaca White. Whire. White, White.
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 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.
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 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 John Wilkes (of Milland House, Sussex)
AGROSTEMMA, /. [ayfov erVpa, the garland of the field. ] In botany, a genus of the decandria pentagynia class, ranking in the natural order of caryophyllei. The generic characters are — Calyx : perianth one-leaved, coriaceous, tubulous, ...
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