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Definition of the noun alopecurus
What does alopecurus mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- annual or perennial grasses including decorative and meadow species as well as notorious agricultural weeds
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- synonym of Alopecurus: genus Alopecurus
- more generic terms: liliopsid genus / monocot genus = genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
- member of: family Graminaceae / family Gramineae / family Poaceae / Graminaceae / Gramineae / grass family / Poaceae = the grasses: chiefly herbaceous but some woody plants including cereals; bamboo; reeds
- member: Alopecurus pratensis / meadow foxtail = stout erect perennial grass of northern parts of Old World having silky flowering spikes; widely cultivated for pasture and hay
Phrases with Alopecurus
Phrases starting with the word Alopecurus:
- Alopecurus Hybr
- Alopecurus Borii
- Alopecurus fulvus
- Alopecurus glacus
- Alopecurus Mixtus
- Alopecurus Nothus
- Alopecurus Ovatus
- Alopecurus Pronus
- Alopecurus repens
- Alopecurus scaber
- Alopecurus tenuis
- Alopecurus Tonsus
- Alopecurus Varius
Phrases ending with the word Alopecurus:
- Poa alopecurus
- Carex Alopecurus
- Dalea Alopecurus
- Erica Alopecurus
- genus alopecurus
- Sycum Alopecurus
- Apamea Alopecurus
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Alopecurus
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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 ...
by Robert SWEET
ALOPECURUS is a genus of the Grasses. The annual species may be sown in the open ground, and require the same treatment as the other hardy annual Grasses. ALTERNANTHERA belongs to the Amaranthaceaa. The tender annual and ...
The 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 ...
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 ...
Grasses 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 ...
Point 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 ...
Plant 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 ...
African 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 ...
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 ...
by James Britten, Robert Holland
ALOPECURUS GENICULATUS, L. Black-grass, Blue-grass, Elbowit-grass, Flote- grass.
Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi
Alopecuropsis Opiz Gramineae Origins: Resembling the genus Alopecurus L.
The 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, ...
Containing the Best and Newest Methods of Cultivating and Improving the Kitchen, Fruit and Flower Garden ... by Philip Miller
See Alopecurus, Cynosurus, Holcus, Lagurus. — alopecuro accedens. See Milium. — alopecurum. See Alpecurus, Anthoxanthum, Cynosurus, Saccharum sericeum. alpinum. See Aira, Avena, Festuca, Poa alpuna. altisfimum.
The American Farmer's Encyclopedia ... By Gouverneur Emerson, of Pennsylvania, Upon the Basis of Johnson's Farmer's Encyclopedia (1857)
by Cuthbert William JOHNSON, Gouverneur Emerson
ALOPECURUS. ply of nourishment from the soil, the produce stands thinner and proves less weighty than the crops afforded by that variety. It flowers in April or early in May, and continues to produce flowering culms until the autumn.
Comprehending a Concise View of the Latest Discoveries, Inventions, and Improvements, Chiefly Applicable to Rural and Domestic Enconomy; Together with Descriptions of the Most Interesting Objects of Nature and Art; the History of Men and Animals, in a State of Health Or Disease; and Practical Hints Respecting the Arts and Manufactures, Both Familiar and Commercial. Illustrated with Numerous Engravings and Cuts. In Four Volumes. Volume First[-fourth]. by Anthony Florian Madinger Willich
Alopecurus pratensis, L. See MEADow Fox-TAIL. Alopecurus agrestis, L. See SLENDER Fox-TAIL. Assime media, L. Sce CoMM on CH Ickw EED. Althaea officinalis, MAR's HM Allow. ALUM is a concrete salt, transparent, and of a very austere ...
Alopecurus myosuroides Alopecurus pratensis Alstroemeria Amaranthus hybridus Amaranthus retroflexus Amelanchier alnifolia Amona cherimola Anacardium occidentale Common name fir blackwood acacia acacia Norway maple sycamore ...
by Sir George Watt, Edgar Thurston, T. N. Mukharji
ALOPECURUS. Fox-tail Grass. FOOD.
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.
A Dictionary of the Economic Products of India: Index, prepared by Edgar Thurston, assisted by T. N. Mukerji (1896)
by Sir George Watt
• Black (Alopecurus) . . Blady (Imperata) Bottle ( Setaria) . . Brab (Panicum) China (Bœhmeria) Citronella (Andropogon) Cock's Foot (Dactylis) Couch (Cynodon) . . Creeping Panic (Cynodon) Cuba (Sorghum) ...
by Sir George Watt
Temperate and Alpine regions Alopecurus pratensis, Linn. (Meadow Fox-tail Grass.) Temperate and Alpine regions. One of the best of English pasture grasses.
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