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by Robert Alan Lewis
Amianthium muscaetoxicum. Amiamhium musciioxicum. Amianthium muscitoxicum (= A. muscaetoxicum; fly-poison; staggergrass; cow- poison). a poisonous perennial herb (Family Liliaceae) that contains the steroid alkaloid, veratramine.
A Library of Universal Knowledge and an Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language ...
FALL-PorsoN, in bot, name in the United States for a melanthaceous lant, Amianthium musmtoaricum, so called because cattle ceding on its foliage in the fall of the ear are poisoned. FALLING-SICKNESS, epilepsy (q.v.). ALLlNG-STABS , the ...
A Manual and Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns: The classes, cohorts, orders, and chief genera of phanerogams and ferns (1897)
by John Christopher Willis
Amianthium A. Gray = Zygadenus Michx. Amicia H. B. et K. Leguminosae (uI. 7). 5 sp. Andes. In A. Zygo- meris DC. the big stipules protect the bud. Ammarinia ( Houst.) Linn. Lythraceae. 18 sp., wet places, cosmop. Ammi (Tourn.) Linn.
Being a Voluminous and Exhaustive Hand-book of Medical and Scientific Terminology, with Phonetic Pronunciation, Accentuation, Etymology, Etc by John Marie Keating, Henry Hamilton, John Chalmers Da Costa, Frederick A. Packard
AMIANTHIUM— AMMONIL. 6!) ATpha-res'in. The name given to one of the two resins of colophony, or ptnic ...
Applied in England and Among English-speaking People to Cultivated and Wild Plants, Trees, and Shrubs by William Miller
Amianthium mus- ...
by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood
staggergrasssee Amianthium muscaetoxicum, ...
by John Christopher Willis, Herbert Kenneth Airy Shaw
Amianthium A. Gray (Zygadenus Michx.). Liliaceae (1). 1 Atl. Am. Amicia H. B. et K.
Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi
Amianthium A. Gray Melanthiaceae (Liliaceae) Origins: Latin amiantus, Greek amiantos (unspotted, pure) "the ami- anth." Amethystanthus Nakai Labiatae Origins: Latin amethystus and Greek amethystos "violet-blue" and anthos "flower.
Medical Lexicon (1874)
A Dictionary of Medical Science ... by Robley Dunglison
Fall poison, Amianthium musoajtoxioum. 398 FALLTRANCK Fall'tranck, Fait ran ok (O .), ...
Comprising the Names, History, and Culture of All Plants Known in Britain; with a Full Explanation of Technical Terms by Sir Joseph Paxton, John Lindley
AMIANTHIUM, Gray. Linn. 6, Or. 3, Nat. Or. Melanthaceae.
by John Lindley, Thomas Moore
AMIANTHIUM. The name of a genus of North American plants, belonging to the same family—Melunthacew—as the Colchicum and Veratmm. The species have a widely-spreading petal-like perianth, without glands; six stamens attached ...
A Practical and Scientific Encyclopedia of Horticulture for Gardeners and Botanists by George Nicholson
Including Amianthium. According to Sereno Watson, Z. elegans is the correct name of Z. glaucus. 2YGOBATEMANNIA MASTERSI. An interesting, bigeneric hybrid Orchid, produced from crossing Batemannia Colleyi with Zygopetalum crimitum ...
An Illustrated Encyclopædia of Practical Horticulture for All Classes by Walter Page Wright
Amianthium angnsti- glaberrimus ...
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