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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

noun

  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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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Alstroemeria

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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 previewHugh Johnson in the Garden (2009)

The Best Garden Diary of Our Time by Hugh Johnson

Alstroemeria is a sinister underground invader. Clumplets spring up from running roots yards from where you ...

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 : ...

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 previewApplication of Mutation Breeding Methods in the Improvement of vegetatively propagated crops (2012)

by C. Broertjes

Alstroemeria is a special case. When actively growing young rhizomes of various of its cultivars were irradiated, almost exclusively apparently solid 40.

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 previewReport of the Commissioner of Agriculture for the Year ... (1863)

by United States. Dept. of Agriculture

Alstroemeria is a genus o tuberous-rooted plants, with beautiful flowers, natives of South America, and capable of being grown to a high degree of perfection in the stove greenhouse, or open air, according to the species. The soil, which suits ...

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 previewEmergency Dermatology, Second Edition (2017)

by Ronni Wolf, Lawrence Charles Parish, Jennifer L. 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 of growth in the trade has greatly increased the exposure for persons in ...

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 previewFlowers from Many Lands (1865)

A Christian Companion for Hours of Recreation

ERREMBAULT's ALSTROEMERIA is a peculiarly handsome flower, found in South America. Its name is derived from Baron Alstroemer, a Swedish botanist, and Errembault, the person who first raised it. The delicate rose-pink and streaked ...

Google previewThe Ornamental Flower Garden and Shrubbery, Containing Coloured Figures and Descriptions of the Most Beautiful and Curious Flowering Plants and Shrubs Cultivated in Great Britain (1854)

Selected from the Works of John Lindley ... R. Sweet ... Professor D. Don, Etc., to which are Added English Descriptions, and the Most Recent Practical Hints on Culture, Propagation, Etc

Alstroemeria is a beautiful genus, consisting principally of half- hardy tuberous-rooted plants, not difficult of culture. The present species flowers well, ...

Google previewReport of the Secretary of Agriculture (1864)

by United States. Department of Agriculture

Alstroemeria is a genus of tuberous-rooted plants, with beautiful flowers, natives of South America, and capable of being grown to a high degree of perfection in the stove greenhouse, or open air, according to the species. The soil, which suits ...

Google previewGardeners Chronicle & New Horticulturist (1847)

Your Alstroemeria is the white variety of pelegrina. R R-Nos. 3 and 4, Lastrea Filix-mas; the differences depend upon the places of growth being more or less exposed, moist or dry, &c. S.–C P-Silene Armeria, or Lobel's Catchfly.–Fabu— Some ...

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 previewEncyclopedia of Virology (1999)

by Allan Granoff, Robert G. Webster

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

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 previewEncyclopaedia Londinensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature (1810)

Alstroemeria pelegrina, or spotted-flowered Alstroemeria: stem cre&t, corollas bell-shaped, straight, leaves linear-lanceolate, sessile. The flowers are whitish, most beautifully stained and veined with purple ...

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 ...

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

by Carole J. Skelly

tree 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 Applied Plant Sciences (2003)

Alopecurus myosuroides Alopecurus pratensis Alstroemeria Amaranthus hybridus Amaranthus retroflexus Amelanchier alnifolia Amona cherimola Anacardium occidentale Common name fir blackwood acacia acacia Norway maple sycamore ...

Google previewThe Gardener and Botanist's Dictionary (1807)

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

Alstroemeria Pelegrina.

Google previewAn Encyclopaedia of Gardening (1824)

Comprising the Theory and Practice of Horticulture, Floriculture, Arboriculture, and Landscape-gardening, Including All the Latest Improvements, a General History of Gardening in All Countries, and a Statistical View of Its Present State, with Suggestions for Its Future Progress in the British Isles by John Claudius Loudon

Alstroemeria ...

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 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 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.

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