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Definition of the noun alsophila

What does alsophila mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. geometrid moths

Phrases with Alsophila

Phrases starting with the word Alsophila:

  1. Alsophila minor
  2. Alsophila aspera
  3. Alsophila auneae
  4. Alsophila amintae
  5. Alsophila procera
  6. Alsophila aquilina
  7. Alsophila brooksii
  8. Alsophila aquillina
  9. Alsophila bryophila

Phrases ending with the word Alsophila:

  1. Carex Alsophila
  2. genus alsophila
  3. Valsa Alsophila
  4. Viola Alsophila
  5. Cornus Alsophila
  6. Forest Alsophila
  7. Brooks' Alsophila
  8. Cyathea Alsophila
  9. Primula Alsophila
  10. Justicia Alsophila
  11. Sphaeria Alsophila

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Alsophila

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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

ALSOPHILA is a genus of Tree Ferns; they will grow freely in a mixture of two- thirds sandy loam, and the rest peat. ALsTmnMEnrA is a beautiful genus of Amaryllidaceae, which thrives best in a mixture of rather sandy loam and well rotted dung ...

Google previewThe Hot-house and Greenhouse Manual, or botanical cultivator ... Second edition (1831)

by Robert SWEET

ALSOPHILA is a genus of Tree Ferns; they will grow freely in a mixture of two- thirds sandyloam, and the rest peat. ALSTRCEMERIA is a beautiful genus, which thrives best in a mixture of full one third sand, rather more than a third of turfy loam, ...

Google previewFerns and Allied Plants (2012)

With Special Reference to Tropical America by R.M. Tryon, A F. Tryon

Alsophila is a large, pantropical genus of perhaps 230 species; ...

Google previewThe Garden (1883)

The Alsophila is a native of Tropical America, and although well deserving of cultivation is but little known. It is sometimes mistaken for the more popular and justly appreciated Cyathea dealbata from New Zealand, as both partake of the same ...

Google previewThe Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture (1919)

by Liberty Hyde Bailey

Strictly speaking, the genus Alsophila is a part of C 'athca. Many other species from Colombia and the W. Indies besides those described below are well worthy of cult. The species offer a great variety. Those of temperate regions are mostly ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Medicinal and Poisonous Plants (2016)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (5 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi

Clarke (Alsophila brunoniana Wall. ex Hook.; Alsophila brunoniana Wall.; Alsophila brunoniana Bedd.; Cyathea brunoniana (Wall.) Clarke & Baker; Cyathea brunoniana (Wall. ex Hook.) ...

Google previewThe Century Supplement to the Dictionary of Gardening (1901)

A Practical and Scientific Encyclopedia of Horticulture for Gardeners and Botanists by George Nicholson

Alsophila — continued. A. excelsa, perhaps the most rapid grower of all, is said to have a trunk or stem between 60ft. and 80ft. high. To induce them to make good growth under artificial conditions, it is necessary that the Alsophilas, as well as ...

Google previewA Manual and Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns: Outlines of the morphology, natural history, classification, geographical distribution and economic uses of the phanerogams and ferns (1897)

by John Christopher Willis

In 4, Pinus, Musa, Bucklandia, Alsophila.

Google previewThe Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening (1900)

A Practical and Scientific Encyclopædia of Horticulture for Gardeners and Botanist by George Nicholson

A garden synonym of Alsophila aculeata. C. Beyrichiana (Beyrich's). A synonym of Hemitelia setosa. C. dealbata. Of this species there is a coloured variety, tricolor. C. funebris (funereal) .

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

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

(Alsophila capensis (L.f.) J. Sm .; Hemitelia capensis (L.f.) Kaulf.) English: forest tree fern, slender tree fern Southern Africa: bosboomvaring, boomvaring; isiKhoma- khoma (Zulu); isiHihi ...

Google previewThe Micrographic Dictionary (1875)

A Guide to the Examination and Investigation of the Structure and Nature of Microscopic Objects by John William Griffith, Arthur Henfrey

Alsophila eicelsa. Pinnule with sori. Fig. 9. ALTEEXATIOX. [ ] AMBER .

Google previewAn Encyclopaedia of Gardening (1897)

A Dictionary of Cultivated Plants, Etc by Thomas William Saunders

Norfolk Island Tree-fern (Alsophila excelsa) — see Alsophila. Normandy Cress ( Barbarea prcecox) — see Barbarea. North American Barberry (Berberis canadensis) — see Berberis. North American Crab (Pyrus coronaria) — see Pyrus.

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

Alsophila excelsa Oak. Polypodium Dryopteris. Formerly applied to P. vulgare Oregon Cliff-Brake. Peliœa densa Oregon Rock-Brake. Allosoms acrosti- choides Ostrich. Strnthiopteris pennsylvanica (Ä germanica) Para, of New Zealand.

Google previewCassell's Dictionary of Practical Gardening (1901)

An Illustrated Encyclopædia of Practical Horticulture for All Classes by Walter Page Wright

Alsophila Potentilla, Saponaria. many Saxifrages, Scabiosa, Sedum, Silene, Thymus, Veronica, Waldsteinia, Yucca, etc. For South-east or North-west :Ajuga, Andromeda, Anemone (several species), Aquilegia, Armeria, Aruebia, Campauula.

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1911)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chisholm

TTiis includes seven genera {Cyathca, Alsophila, Hemitelia, Dicksonia, Thyrsopteris, Cibolium and Balantium) and nearly 300 species, of which a few are herbaceous, but the majority arboreal and palm-like, reaching frequently a height of 50 ...

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Small photo of March moth (Alsophila aescularia) at rest. Moth in the family Geometridae on the wing early in the year, as the common name suggests.Small photo of March moth (Alsophila aescularia). British insect in the family Geometridae, the geometer mothsSmall photo of Tree Fern - Alsophila DregeiSmall photo of Tree Fern - Alsophila DregeiSmall photo of Tree Fern - Alsophila DregeiSmall photo of March Moth (Alsophila aescularia) isolated on white More...

Scrabble value of A1L1S1O1P3H4I1L1A1

The value of this 9-letter word is 14 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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