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Definition of the noun alopecurus

What does alopecurus mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. annual or perennial grasses including decorative and meadow species as well as notorious agricultural weeds

Phrases with Alopecurus

Phrases starting with the word Alopecurus:

  1. Alopecurus Hybr
  2. Alopecurus Borii
  3. Alopecurus fulvus
  4. Alopecurus glacus
  5. Alopecurus Mixtus
  6. Alopecurus Nothus
  7. Alopecurus Pronus
  8. Alopecurus repens
  9. Alopecurus scaber
  10. Alopecurus tenuis
  11. Alopecurus Tonsus

Phrases ending with the word Alopecurus:

  1. Poa alopecurus
  2. Carex Alopecurus
  3. Dalea Alopecurus
  4. Erica Alopecurus
  5. genus alopecurus
  6. Sycum Alopecurus
  7. Apamea Alopecurus
  8. Boreal Alopecurus
  9. Bromus alopecurus

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Alopecurus

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Google previewPlant Life of the Dolomites (2015)

Vegetation Tables by Erika Pignatti, Sandro Pignatti

Erica carnea is a species that grows on raw humus, often on soil developed under forest conditions, Betonica alopecurus is a thermophilous species with a southern distribution range, while Globularia cordifolia connects these alpine pastures ...

Google previewThe Botanical Cultivator (1821)

by Robert Sweet

ALOPEcuRUS is a genus of the Grasses, which will grow_freely in any garden soil, and is readily increased by dividing the roots, or by seed. AIzrnmA is a genus belonging to the Malvaceae: most of the species are tall-growing plants, and take ...

Google previewThe Hothouse and Greenhouse Manual, Or Botanical Cultivator (1839)

Giving Full Instructions for the Management and Propagation of the Plants Cultivated in the Hot-houses, Greenhouses, Conservatories ... : Alphabetically Arranged by Robert Sweet

ALOPEcURUS is a genus of the Grasses, which will grow freely in any garden soil, and is readily increased by dividing the roots, or by seed. ALSTRcEMERlA is a handsome genus, belonging to Amaryllideaa : the greater part of the species ...

Google previewGrasses of North America (1896)

by William James Beal

Alopecurus is a Pacific-coast genus, 7 of its 9 species being found in Oregon, while only one other state, Colorado, has more than 3. “Andropogon. If we omit those species which have commonly been called Chrysopogon and Sorghum, we ...

Google previewPoint Reyes National Seashore and North District of Golden Gate National Recreation Area (N.R.A.), Fire Management Plan (2004)

Environmental Impact Statement

Sonoma alopecurus (Alopecurus aequalis var. sonomensis) - Endangered Sonoma alopecurus is a perennial grass that grows in the park primarily on pastures in agricultural areas. It favors moist or wet sandy soils. Other Special Status Plant ...

Google previewNorth Sonoma County Agricultural Reuse Project (2007)

Environmental Impact Statement

Department of Interior, Bureau of Reclamation and Sonoma County Water Agency Special-Status Plants Sonoma alopecurus is a federally listed Endangered species and a California Native Plant Society (CNPS) List 1B species (defined ...

Google previewAfrican Ethnobotany (1996)

Poisons and Drugs : Chemistry, Pharmacology, Toxicology by Hans Dieter Neuwinger

alopecurus is a well-known fetish plant of the spirit Ngakola. The fetishist picks young leaves, ties them together, places the bundle under Ngakola's sacred pebble and names the person who is intended to ...

Google previewA General Natural History: Or, New and Accurate Descriptions Of The Animals, Vegetables, and Minerals, Of the Different Parts of the World (1751)

With Their Virtues and Uses, as Far as Hitherto Certainly Known, in Medicine and Mechanics: Illustrated By a General Review of the Knowledge of the Ancients, and the Discoveries and Improvements of Later Ages in These Studies : Including The History of the Materia Medica, Pictoria, and Tinctoria, of the Present and Earlier Ages ; As Also Observations on the Neglected Properties of Many Valuable Substances Known at Present; and Attempts to Discover the Lost Medicines, Etc. of Former Ages, in a Series of Critical Enquiries Into the Materia Medica of the Ancient Greeks. ¬A History Of Plants by John Hill

l 'si il L O TH E caly,x_ of, the Alopecurus is a bivalve glumefl containing a) single flower, The * ' valves are'hollow, of an ovato- lanceolatedctfigure,ssequal vin size, and .compressed; The corolla is univalve': the vaIve Ais ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Grasses (2006)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology - 3 Volume Set by Umberto Quattrocchi

Phillips (Alopecurus aequalis Sobol.) Ethiopia. Annual or short-lived perennial, erect or ascending, tufted, leaf blades narrowly linear, upper leaf sheaths inflated, ligule acute, panicle ...

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

by John Wilkes (of Milland House, Sussex)

Alopecurus agrestis, or field fox-tail grafs: culm spiked, erect ; glume smooth, calyx surrounded at bottom by a ring. This is readily distinguished from the meadow fox-tail grafs, to which it bears most resemblance, by the great length and ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India (1896)

Index by Sir George Watt, Edgar Thurston, T. N. Mukharji

4« Black ( Alopecurus) .

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India: Index, prepared by Edgar Thurston, assisted by T. N. Mukerji (1896)

by Sir George Watt, Edgar Thurston, T. N. Mukharji

• Black (Alopecurus) . . Blady (Imperata) Bottle ( Setaria) . . Brab (Panicum) China (Bœhmeria) Citronella (Andropogon) Cock's Foot (Dactylis) Couch (Cynodon) . . Creeping Panic (Cynodon) Cuba (Sorghum) ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia perthensis, or, Universal dictionary of the arts, sciences, literature, etc. : intended to supersede the use of other books of reference (1816)

ALOPECURUS, or Fox-tail crass, in botany : A genus of the triandria ...

Google previewThe gardeners dictionary (1835)

by Philip Miller

Alopecurus hordeiformis (barley-like fox-tail grass). Raceme sim- ple,Jiowers intrenched with awns. — This is an Indian grass, and resembles Hor- deum murinuin, or barley-grass. The height is about a foot ; the leaves are flat and channelled, ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

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

Alopecuropsis Opiz Gramineae Origins: Resembling the genus Alopecurus L.

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India: Abaca to Buxus (1899)

by Sir George Watt, Edgar Thurston, T. N. Mukharji

ALOPECURUS, Linn.; Gen. Pi., III., 1140. A genus of grasses belonging to the Tribe Phalaride.*, comprising in all some 20 species, inhabitants of Europe and temperate Asia. The Alpinia or Galangal. Spike compressed, one-flowered, ...

Google previewThe Rural Cyclopedia, Or A General Dictionary of Agriculture, and of the Arts, Sciences, Instruments, and Practice, Necessary to the Farmer, Stockfarmer, Gardener, Forester, Landsteward, Farrier, & C (1847)

by John Marius Wilson

short-awned or orange-spiked, Alopecurus fulvus, in ponds in England. The bladdered and the slender are annuals; and the other six species are perennials. The species which make the strongest demand on our attention, and which we ...

Google previewThe Gardener and Botanist's Dictionary (1807)

Containing the Best and Newest Methods of Cultivating and Improving the Kitchen, Fruit and Flower Garden ...

See Aira aquatica, Alopecurus gemiculatus, Festuca fiuitans, Phalaris arundinacea, Poa aquatica. – arguens, Rumph. See Stipa arguens-Agțbi/* tiria ciliata, Linn. suppl.

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

Alopecurus pratensis variegatus Goat. The genus JEgilops Goose. See Goose- grass Grama. The genus Boutehnta Grip. Galium Aparine Guinea. Panicum jumentorum (P. maximum) Gull. Galium Aparine Hair. The genus Aira Hair, American.

Google previewThe farmer's encyclopædia, and dictionary of rural affairs (1842)

by Cuthbert William Johnson

ALOPECURUS. few cases produces prolapsus of the vent- gut (anus). Compound tincture of aloes is made by digesting two ounces of aloes and one of gam myrrh in two pints of spirits of wine far fourteen days ; strain, and it is fit for use.

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