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Definition of the noun amberboa moschata
What does amberboa moschata mean as a name of something?
- Asian plant widely grown for its sweetly fragrant pink flowers; sometimes placed in genus Centaurea
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- scientific name: Centaurea moschata
- synonym of Amberboa moschata: sweet sultan
- more generic word: flower = a plant cultivated for its blooms or blossoms
- member of: Amberboa / genus Amberboa = herbs of Mediterranean to central Asia cultivated for their flowers
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An Illustrated Encyclopædia of Practical Horticulture for All Classes by Walter Page Wright
Amberboa Moschata). odorata, 15', Jy., yel. The popular, sweetly scented Sweet Sultan. There is also a wh. var. sometimes known as liriargarita~ Perennials :— aurea, 2', J y., yel. A pretty border plant. babylonica. 6', J y., yel. A conspicuous ...
A Practical and Scientific Encyclopædia of Horticulture for Gardeners and Botanist by George Nicholson
AMBERBOA MOSCHATA. A synonym Centaurea, moschata (which see). AMBLOSTOMA (from amblos, blunt, and stoma, a mouth; in allusion to the form of the pollinia). ORD. Orchideae .
A Practical and Scientific Encyclopedia of Horticulture for Gardeners and Botanists by George Nicholson
AMBERBOA MOSCHATA. A synonym of Centaur ea moschata ( which see).
The Treasury of Botany: a Popular Dictionary of Vegetable Kingdom with which is Incorporated a Glossary of Botanical Terms Edited by John Lindley and Thomas Moore (1870)
Amberboa moschata. sumac. (Fr.) Rhus.
A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature, Science, History, Geography, Commerce, Biography, Discovery and Invention
Amberboa moschata atropurpurea (Sweet Sultan): hardy, 1}£ ft., purple; musk - scented. Bartonia aurea : hardy, 2 ft., golden-yellow ; showy and iVee. Brarhycome iberldifolia : half-hardy, 1 ft., blue or white with dark disk. Calendula officinalis ...
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1911)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chisholm
Amberboa moschata atropurpurea (Sweet Sultan): hardy, ij ft., purple; musk- scented. Antirrhinum ntajus (Snapdragon): hardy, 6 in. to 2 ft., white, yellow and red. This plant is perennial, but is best treated as an annual. Arnebia cornuta: hardy, ij ...
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