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Definition of the noun alstroemeria

What does alstroemeria mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: alstroemerias

  1. any of various South American plants of the genus Alstroemeria valued for their handsome umbels of beautiful flowers

Alternative definition of the noun alstroemeria


  1. Any member of the genus Alstremeria of South American flowering plants, the Peruvian lilies.

Phrases with Alstroemeria

  1. Alstroemeria aurea
  2. Alstroemeria Ligtu
  3. Alstroemeria Dulcis
  4. Alstroemeria Nivali
  5. Alstroemeria Hirsuta
  6. Alstroemeria Setacea
  7. Alstroemeria Araucana
  8. Alstroemeria Concolor
  9. Alstroemeria Triflora
  10. Alstroemeria Uniflora
  11. Alstroemeria Xanthina
  12. Alstroemeria Atrorubra
  13. Alstroemeria Banksiana
  14. Alstroemeria haemantha
  15. Alstroemeria Mutabilis
  16. Alstroemeria Pavoniana
  17. alstroemeria pelegrina
  18. Alstroemeria Peruviana
  19. Alstroemeria pulchella
  20. genus alstroemeria

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Google previewThe Hot-house and Greenhouse Manual, or botanical cultivator ... Second edition (1828)

ALSTROEMERIA is a beautiful genus, and delights in a sandy soil. The species thrive and flower well in a mixture of one third loam, one third sand, and one third decayed leaves or light peat. A. Ligtu is generally considered difficult to flower; ...

Google previewBulbs for Warm Climates (2010)

by Thad M. Howard

ALSTROEMERI ACEAE Alstroemeria Linnaeus Alstroemeria is a large, mostly Andean. 44 ALLIACEAE.

Google previewApplied Mutation Breeding for Vegetatively Propagated Crops (2013)

by C. Broertjes, A.M. van Harten

Alstroemeria is a special case. When actively growing young rhizomes of various of its cultivars were irradiated, almost exclusively apparently solid and most probably non-chimeral mutants were produced. At first sight, this phenomenon, ...

Google preview100 Buttercream Flowers (2015)

The Complete Step-by-Step Guide to Piping Flowers in Buttercream Icing by Valeri Valeriano, Christina Ong

Alstroemeria Featuring delicate, trumpet-shaped flowers on the end of short stalks, alstroemeria is a symmetrical flower with three sepals and three patterned petals, which have characteristic dark speckles. To create this flower... Colours: for ...

Google previewPerennials for the Pacific Northwest (2014)

500 Best Plants for Flower Gardens by Marty Wingate

Once corralled, Alstroemeria is a good companion for late- summer flowers, such as Rudbeckia. The cut flowers are wonderfulforindoor arrangements. CULTIVARS. Pacific Sunset hybridsapricot, pink, and yellowmix; blooms ...

Google previewCreative Wedding Florals You Can Make (2000)

by Terry Rye

Alstroemeria is a trumpet- shaped flower with an array of flower clusters at the top of the stem. It is a favorite and affordable wedding flower available in a variety of colors. This abundant flower stem is available year-round . Baby's ...

Google previewEmergency Dermatology (2011)

by Ronni Wolf, Batya B. Davidovici, Jennifer L. Parish, Lawrence Charles Parish

Alstroemeria is a newer problem largely due to the popularity of the plants in the flower and greenhouse industry. Although previously limited in range, the artificial nature ofgrowthinthetradehasgreatlyincreasedtheexposurefor persons in the ...

Google previewCare Free Plants (2002)

A Guide to Growing the 200 Hardiest, Low-maintenance, Long-living Beauties by Reader's Digest Association

Alstroemeria Basics Alstroemeria is a member of the lily family, and its trumpetlike blossoms do resemble those of the lily. However, rather than growing from true bulbs, alstroemerias grow from thick, brittle roots. In the garden the roots spread ...

Google previewHandbook of Occupational Dermatology (2000)

by Lasse Kanerva

Alstroemeria is a beautiful genus of South American plants; the largest concentration of these species is found in Chile (Bayer 1987). Most cultivars are derived from the variable species A. ligtu. The umbels of flowers are long lasting, even ...

Google previewReading Development and Difficulties (2010)

by Kate Cain

For example, alstroemeria is a flower, commonly known as a Peruvian Lily, and brolly is ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Border Plants (1999)

by Hanneke Van Dijk

Allium 'Purple Sensation' Alstroemeria in a conifer Allium caeruleum flowers in June with globe-shaped blue blooms on 40cm (16in)-tall stems. This Allium is not usually recognised as such and is sometimes mistaken for an Agapanthus.

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

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

Baker (Alstroemeria pavoniana Beauverd; Collania involucrosa Herbert) Peru: huacasullu,

Mirbel (Alstroemeria macrocarpa Ruiz & Pav.; Alstroemeria ovata Cavanilles) Peru: arurway, sullu- sullu, ...

Google previewDictionary of Plant Breeding, Second Edition (2009)

by Rolf H. J. Schlegel

pg agr >>> clover alstroemeria: A relatively new horticultural crop that is grown for cut flower production; more than 150 cultivars have been registered just in the Netherlands; most of these have originated ...

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

by John Wilkes (of Milland House, Sussex)

Alstroemcria pelegrina, or spotted- flowered Alstroemeria : stem erect, corollas bell-fii.iped, straight, leaves linear-lanceolate, sessile. The flowers are whitish, most beautifully stained and veined with purple ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of toxicology (2005)

Dib-L] by Philip Wexler, Bruce D. Anderson

Potyviridae Alstroemeria carlavirus , Carlavirus Alstroemeria mosaic virus, (AlMV), Potyviridae Alstroemeria streak virus, ...

Google previewThe Gardener and Botanist's Dictionary (1807)

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

Alstroemeria Pelegrina.

Google previewWyman's Gardening Encyclopedia (1986)

by Donald Wyman

ALSTROEMERIA (al-stree-MEER-ia). These are tender South American herbs with mostly thick, fibrous roots, related to Amaryllis. The conspicuous flowers are only 2 in. long, red, purple or yellow in terminal umbels. Most are suitable garden ...

Google previewDictionary of Herbs, Spices, Seasonings, and Natural Flavorings (2013)

by Carole J. Skelly

dragon's blood Yucca brevifolia Joshua tree yucca Yucca schidigera Mohave yucca Alstroemeriaceae [Alstroemeria family] Alstroemeria haemantha herb lily Bomarea edulis whiteJerusalem artichoke Amaranthaceae [Amaranth Families.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Biological Invasions (2011)

by Dr. Daniel Simberloff, Dr. Marcel Rejmanek

Introduced bumblebee Bombus ruderatus visiting a flower of the endemic herb Alstroemeria aurea. (Photograph courtesy of Carolina L. Morales.) from the Great Lakes. A number of range models have. kind of species that modifies the ...

Google previewDictionary of Generic Names of Seed Plants (1995)

by Tatiana Wielgorskaya, Armen Leonovich Takhtadzhi͡an

ALSTROEMERIA L AMAURIELLA RENDLE to Society and Marquesas Is., Central America (2, Guatemala) Alstroemeria L. 1762. Alstroemeriaceae. 50-70 Central and South America Altamiranoa Rose = Villadia Rose.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Applied Plant Sciences (2016)

Alstroemeria, orchids, carnation, snapdragon, delphinium, gypsophila, and lupinus) and potted plants (e.g., begonia, calceolaria, campanula, Euphorbia pulcherrima, geranium, petunia, and rosa), especially if ethylene is ...

Google previewThe gardeners dictionary (1835)

by Philip Miller

Alsthcemeria psittacina (parrotlike Alstroemeria). Sweet. 1. 15, n. s. — Stems short, erect, but flexuose, glabrous, some of them sterile, with a crown of broadly oblong, spathulate twisted leaves ; others taller, with distant, scattered, linear- oblong ...

Google previewA Complete Dictionary of Practical Gardening (1807)

Comprehending All the Modern Improvements in the Art; Whether in the Raising of the Various Esculent Vegetables, Or in the Forcing and Managing of Different Sorts of Fruits and Plants, and that of Laying Out, Ornamenting, and Planting, Gardens and Pleasure Grounds: with Correct Engravings ... from Original Drawings by Sydenham Edwards by R. W. Dickson, Sydenham Edwards

_ ALSTROEMERIA, a genus comprising different herbaceous perennial plants of the exotic kind. It belongs to the class and order Hexandria lllonogynia, and ranks in the natural order of Liliacece. The characters of which are: that it has no ...

Google previewConcise Oxford English Dictionary (2011)

Luxury Edition by Angus Stevenson, Maurice Waite

[Genus Alstroemeria.] – origin C18: mod. L., named after the Swedish naturalist Klas von Alstroemer. alt. /ɔːlt/ (also alt-) comb. form denoting a version of something, especially popular music, that is regarded as outside the mainstream of its ...

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