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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
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Amberboa moschata
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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.
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 Encyclopedia of Horticulture for Gardeners and Botanists by George Nicholson
AMBERBOA MOSCHATA. A synonym of Centaur ea moschata ( which see).
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 .
Amberboa moschata. sweet-tea, a. tan Chestnut sweet-cicely, a. [ Cicely.] ...
The Encyclopaedic Dictionary (1887)
A New & Original Work of Reference to All the Words in the English Language, with a Full Account of Their Origin, Meaning, Pronunciation, & Use
Amberboa moschata. sweet-tea, s. Comm. : The leaves of Smilax glycyphylla, an Australian plant. They are imported into England, and infused as a slightly medicinal tea, which is feebly tonic, alterative, and diaphoretic. sweet-violet, «. Bot.
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1896)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature
Amberboa moschata atropurpurea (Sweet Sultan): hardy, 11 ft., purple, musk- scented. Bartonia aurea: hardy, 2 ft., golden yellow ; showy and free. Brachycome iberidifolia: half-hardy, 1 ft., blue or white with dark disk. Calendula officinalis ...
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 ...
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