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Definition of the noun Alpina

What does Alpina mean as a name of something?

Alpina is a genus of Geometridae, described by Povolný in 1956.

Alpina is a section of Taraxacum.


  1. Alpina Burkard Bovensiepen GmbH is an automobile manufacturing company based in Buchloe, in the Ostallgäu district of Bavaria, Germany selling their own cars, based on BMW cars.
    • also known as Alpina Burkard Bovensiepen GmbH + Co. KG, Алпина, ALPINA BURKARD BOVENSIEPEN GmbH E. CO. KG, Alpina Burkard Bovensiepen, Alpina Burkard Bovensiepen GmbH, อัลพินา
    • official website:
  2. Alpina es una empresa multinacional productora de alimentos, fundada en Colombia en 1945. Alpina fabrica, transforma, desarrolla, distribuye, importa, exporta, compra y vende productos alimenticios, en especial derivados lácteos y bebidas.
  3. Alpina: ALPINA manufactures snow goggles and helmets for biking and skiing.
    • also known as ALPINA INTERNATIONAL Sport + Optik-Vertriebs-GmbH
  4. Alpina is a brand.
    • also known as alpina colombia, alpina sa, alpina productos alimenticios, productos alpina
  5. Alpina a.k.a. Alpina Sports, Corp. is the North American import and distribution company for alpine, nordic, telemark and back country equipment.


  1. Alpina is a genus of moth in the family Geometridae.
  2. Alpina: Es una multinacional, fundada en Colombia desde 1.945, promoviendo estilos de vida saludables para toda la familia. En esta página podrás encontrar nuestros productos, novedades u consejos de expertos.
    • also known as alpina colombia, productos alpina

Phrases with Alpina

  1. Alpina Magna
  2. Poa alpina
  3. Aira alpina
  4. Apis alpina
  5. Aria Alpina
  6. Atla Alpina
  7. Cloe Alpina
  8. Iris Alpina
  9. Lyda Alpina
  10. Nais Alpina
  11. Rosa Alpina
  12. Zora alpina
  13. Ajuga Alpina
  14. Alnus Alpina
  15. Amara alpina
  16. Avena alpina
  17. Belba alpina
  18. Braya Alpina
  19. Carex Alpina
  20. Draba alpina

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Google previewFlora of North America: Magnoliophyta: Commelinidae (in part): Poaceae, part 1 (1993)

by Flora of North America Editorial Committee

Poa alpina is a fairly common circumboreal forest species of subalpine to arctic habitats, extending south in the...

Poa alpina subsp. alpina is the more common of the two subspecies. In the Flora region, it grows ...

Google previewPopular Flowers, and how to Cultivate Them (1876)

by Edward Sprague Rand

alpina is a very variable species, ...

Google previewThe Tree & Shrub Expert (1983)

by D. G. Hessayon

alpina is a lovely spring-flowering species ...

Google previewPlant and Soil Science, Fundamentals and Applications (2016)

Land management, Land management by CTI Reviews

Arabis alpina: Arabis alpina is a flowering plant in the family Brassicaceae that grows in mountainous areas of Europe, north Africa, central and eastern Asia and parts of North America. In the British Isles,itisonly known to occur in afewlocations ...

Google previewAdvanced Computer and Communication Engineering Technology (2014)

Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Communication and Computer Engineering by Hamzah Asyrani Sulaiman, Mohd Azlishah Othman, Mohd Fairuz Iskandar Othman, Yahaya Abd Rahim, Naim Che Pee

Hence, AlPiNA is a Petri net tool which is capable of analyzing a level 3 Petri net.

Google previewIssues in Biochemistry and Geochemistry: 2011 Edition (2012)

According to recent research published in the journal Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications, “Mortierella alpina is a filamentous fungus commonly found in soil, which is able to produce large amount of polyunsaturated fatty ...

Google previewThe Trouble with Plants: Tales of Trivia and Tribulation from an English Garden (2006)

by Ian Shenton

alpina is the slightly boring alpine campion. Finally there's our garden's sole Lychnis representative, L . coronaria, ...

Google previewThe Kap Kobenhavn Formation: Stratigraphy and Palaeobotany of a Plio-Pleistocene Sequence in Peary Land, North Greenland

alpina is an amphi-atlantic plant which occurs in the Low Arctic and in the mountains of central Europe (map in Hulten 1958). In the Arctic it ranges from the Hudson...

alpina is a high herb with leaf rosette. It grows in moist but well drained ...

Google previewThe Journal of Horticulture, Cottage Gardener, and Home Farmer (1880)

Hutchinsia alpina is a pretty little plant. Linnssa 'borealis is a lovely little hardy evergreen, and grows in some situations freely enough. Lithospermum prostratum with its Jovely blue flowers is very beautiful. Mazus pumilio isapretty dwarf ...

Google previewJournal of Horticulture and Practical Gardening (1880)

Hutchinsia alpina is a pretty little plant. Linnaea boreal is is a lovely little hardy evergreen, and grows in some situations freely enough. Lithospermum prostratutn with its lovely blue flowers is very beautiful. Mazus pumilio is a pretty dwarf ...

Google previewThe Rock & Water Garden Expert (1993)

by D. G. Hessayon

alpina is a common wild flower in the Alps — height 6 in., spread 1 ft. flowering period June-August. The leaves are dark green above with silvery edges and silver below. Some of the foliage dies down in winter. Other miniature ...

Google previewEssential Oils in Food Preservation, Flavor and Safety (2015)

by Victor R. Preedy

alpina is a prostrate ground-hugging shrub with shorter leaves (3–8 mm long) and larger cones (7–12 mm diameter), It is common in subarctic region and higher altitudes of temperate latitude. Several varieties have been described for ...

Google previewCassell's Popular Gardening

by David Taylor Fish

alpina is the Alpine Speedwell, an evergreen herb with a creeping habit, flowering in early summer, colour blue varying to pale pink. It is a native of the great mountain chains of Europe, Asia, and America, and is to be found on some of the ...

Google previewAn Encyclopaedia of Plants (1829)

by John Claudius Loudon

alpina is the handsomest species.

Google previewFlora of Great Britain and Ireland: Volume 4, Campanulaceae - Asteraceae (2006)

by Peter Sell, Gina Murrell

alpina is a plant of mountain cliff ledges in Scotland and Wales. It is widespread in the mountains of Continental Europe. Var. pratensis occurs in the mountains of Wales, northern England and Scotland coming down to the coast in the ...

Google previewAn Encyclopædia of Plants; Comprising ... Every ... Particular Respecting All the Plants Indigenous, Cultivated In, Or Introduced to Britain. ... Edited by J. C. Loudon ... the Drawings by J. D. C. Sowerby ... the Engravings by R. Branston. (First Additional Supplement ... Comprising ... All the Plants Originated In, Or Introduced Into, Britain, Between ... 1829, and ... 1840 ... Prepared by W. H. Baxter ... and Revised by G. Don.). (1829)

alpina is the handsomest species. 1209. Nigella. From niger, black, because of the color of the seeds, which are the part of the plant known in cookery. especies are curious or neat little plants, with fine cut leaves like fennel. N. damascena ...

Google previewNature (1916)

alpina is a widely distributed Arctic alpine form extending into North America. A. glabrata appears to be confined to Greenland.

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica0 (1771)

Or, a Dictionary of Arts and Sciences, Compiled Upon a New Plan. In which the Different Sciences and Arts are Digested Into Distinct Treaties Or Systems ... : in Three Volumes. A-B

The alpina is a hairy bee, with a black breaft, and yellow belly. It inhabits the mountains of Lapland. APIUM, or PAR s ley, in botany, a genus of the pentandria digynia clafs. The fruit is of an oval shape and streaked; the involucrum confifts of ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Alternative & Complementary Medicine (2010)

Subjective health care viewed with an objective eye by Joseph Segen

Alpina. oxyphylla. Cardamom, see there...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Grasses (2006)

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

Kerguélen (Aira alpina var. rhenana (Gremli) Brand; Aira caespitosa var. littoralis Gaudin; Aira littoralis ( Gaudin) Godet; Aira littoralis (Gaudin) Godr. ex Nyman, nom. illeg., non Aira littoralis ...

Google previewAn illustrated Encyclopaedia of Gardening (2015)

by Walter P. Wright

Ver'Ilal Geranium argenteum p F Lancastriense Geum montanum Gypsophila repens Helianthemums Herniaria glabra Heuchera sanguinea and varieties Houstonia caerulea Hutchinsia alpina Hypericum olympicum Iberis Garrexiana ...

Google previewThe Edinburgh Encyclopaedia (1832)

Veronica alpina. L. saxatilis. L. Pinguicula vulgaris. L. Anthoxanthum odoratum. L. III. ThiaN DRIA. Scirpus caespitosus. L. Eriophorum vaginatum. L. capitatum. angustifolium. latifolium. polystachium. L. Phleum arcticum. Vahlii.

Google previewThe Gardeners' Dictionary, Describing the Plants, Fruits, and Vegetables Desirable for the Garden and Explaining the Terms and Operations Employed in Their Cultivation (1875)

alpina, amara, angustifolia, discolor, pygmrca, and salsa, Saussurea. S. pycnocepbala, S. lialroides. Scrruria arenaria, S. emarginata. Sesbania dispprma , Gloltidium Florida- num. S. coccinea, Agati. Sibbaldia granditlora, Cham&rhodes ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Litterature (1875)


Scopoliana, "Cardamine trifolia, Braya alpina, Cochlearia brevicaulis, Silene pumilio, S. alpestris, Dianthus alpinus, "Genista sericea, ...

Google previewThe Gardeners' Dictionary (1886)

Enumerating the Plants, Fruits, and Vegetables Desirable for the Garden and Explaining the Terms and Operations Employed in Their Cultivations by George W. Johnson

alpina, amara, angustifolia, discolor, pygmsea, and salsa, Saussurea. S. pycnocepbala, 8. lialroides. Serruria arenaria, S. emarginata. Sesbania disperma , Gloitidium Florida- num. S. coceinea, Agali. Sibbaldia grandiflora, Chamarhodes ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia Britannnica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature (1890)

ptdemontana, SAspcrula hexaphylla, Cephalaria alpina, Achillea Eerbarota, Bcrardia subacaulis, Campanula Al.umu, C tlatina, Primula marginata, P. AUionii, 'Erinus slpinvs.

Google previewThe Cyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and Literature (1819)

by Abraham Rees

alpina; Ger. Em. 812.)—Stalk single-flowered, nearly naked. Flower without rays. Leaves kidney-shaped, toothed, downy and white beneath.-Native of the alps of Austria, Cárniola, &c. growing along with the last, and flowering at the same ...

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Small photo of Pulsatilla alpina subsp. apiifolia in natural environment. It is commonly known as alpine pasqueflower or alpine anemone.Small photo of Lycia alpinaSmall photo of Rosalia alpina in wildSmall photo of Campanula alpina, perennial bellflower in bloom in the grass, High Tatra mountains, SlovakiaSmall photo of Campanula alpina, perennial bellflower in bloom in the grass, High Tatra mountains, SlovakiaSmall photo of Clematis alpina constance red flowers of liana with greenSmall photo of Clematis alpina growing and blooming in Garden. Summertime flowers. More...

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