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Definition of the noun alstroemeria
What does alstroemeria mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: alstroemerias
- any of various South American plants of the genus Alstroemeria valued for their handsome umbels of beautiful flowers
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- more generic term: liliaceous plant = plant growing from a bulb or corm or rhizome or tuber
- more specific terms: Alstroemeria pelegrina / lily of the Incas / Peruvian lily = an Andean herb having umbels of showy pinkish-purple lily-like flowers
- member of: genus Alstroemeria = genus of showy South American herbs with leafy stems
Alternative definition of the noun alstroemeria
- Any member of the genus Alstremeria of South American flowering plants, the Peruvian lilies.
Phrases with Alstroemeria
- Alstroemeria aurea
- Alstroemeria Ligtu
- Alstroemeria Dulcis
- Alstroemeria Nivali
- Alstroemeria Hirsuta
- Alstroemeria Setacea
- Alstroemeria Araucana
- Alstroemeria Concolor
- Alstroemeria Triflora
- Alstroemeria Uniflora
- Alstroemeria Xanthina
- Alstroemeria Atrorubra
- Alstroemeria Banksiana
- Alstroemeria haemantha
- Alstroemeria Mutabilis
- Alstroemeria Pavoniana
- alstroemeria pelegrina
- Alstroemeria Peruviana
- Alstroemeria pulchella
- genus alstroemeria
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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; ...
Bulbs for Warm Climates (2010)
by Thad M. Howard
ALSTROEMERI ACEAE Alstroemeria Linnaeus Alstroemeria is a large, mostly Andean. 44 ALLIACEAE.
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, ...
100 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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Emergency 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 ...
Care 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 ...
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 ...
by Kate Cain
For example, alstroemeria is a flower, commonly known as a Peruvian Lily, and brolly is ...
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.
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, ...
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 ...
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 ...
Encyclopedia of toxicology (2005)
Dib-L] by Philip Wexler, Bruce D. Anderson
Potyviridae Alstroemeria carlavirus , Carlavirus Alstroemeria mosaic virus, (AlMV), Potyviridae Alstroemeria streak virus, ...
Containing the Best and Newest Methods of Cultivating and Improving the Kitchen, Fruit and Flower Garden ...
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 ...
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.
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 ...
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.
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 ...
The 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 ...
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 ...
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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Still blooming in November ... in fact they are still blooming in December!
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One more set of of the gorgeous orange flowers
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A not so native plant, but pretty pretty.
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Here: vertical panning and simultaneous in-camera zoom. A bouquet of alstroemeria shot against background snow!
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- Alstroemeria, Lirio de los Incas, Azucena peruana
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- Blue iris and yellow alstroemeria
Yellow alstroemeria to set the table; blue iris as a gift from Gordon & Thao.
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Scrabble value of A1L1S1T1R1O1E1M3E1R1I1A1
The value of this 12-letter word is 14 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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