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Definition of the noun Callisia

What does Callisia mean as a name of something?

Callisia is a genus of Commelinaceae.

Callisia is a genus of Asteraceae, described by Linnaeus in 1760.

Callisia is a genus of Commelinaceae.

Phrases with Callisia

Phrases starting with the word Callisia:

  1. Callisia Laui
  2. Callisia rosea
  3. Callisia ornata
  4. Callisia repens
  5. Callisia Ciliata
  6. Callisia Diffusa
  7. Callisia Elegans
  8. Callisia Gentlei
  9. Callisia Parvula
  10. Callisia fragrans
  11. Callisia Gracilis
  12. Callisia graminea
  13. Callisia Hexandra
  14. Callisia Insignis
  15. Callisia Meiandra
  16. Callisia monandra
  17. Callisia micrantha
  18. Callisia cordifolia

Phrases ending with the word Callisia:

  1. genus Callisia
  2. Commelina Callisia

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Callisia

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Google previewThe Hothouse and Greenhouse Manual, Or Botanical Cultivator (1839)

Giving Full Instructions for the Management and Propagation of the Plants Cultivated in the Hot-houses, Greenhouses, Conservatories ... : Alphabetically Arranged by Robert Sweet

CALLISIA is a herbaceous genus belonging to Commelineae; it thrives well in any rich light soil, and is increased by dividing at the root. CALOPHYLLUM is a fine looking genus, and grows well in a light loamy soil, or a mixture of turfy loam ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Container Plants (2010)

More Than 500 Outstanding Choices for Gardeners by Ray Rogers

CALLISIA variegated chain plant (C. fragrans 'Melnickoff') Family: Commelinaceae Cultural group: tropicals Height: 1–3 ft. Width: 1–2 ft. Light: partial shade Temperature: warm to hot Overwintering: min. 50°F, water occasionally, bright light ...

Google previewA Botanical Dictionary: Or, Elements of Systematic and Philosophical Botany ... The Second Edition, with Many Additions, and Illustrative Plates (1805)

by Colin MILNE

Virginian spider-wort and callisia, have aflower-cup of three leaves. Eriomulon-has a common calyx consilling of scales laid over one another like tiles. The calyx in-Xyri: is bulky; like that of ...

Google previewThe British encyclopedia, or, Dictionary of arts and sciences (1809)

by William Nicholson

CALLISIA, in ...

Google previewEtymological Dictionary of Succulent Plant Names (2013)

by Urs Eggli, Leonard E. Newton

(Callisia, Opuntia) tehuaztlensis For the occurrence near Tehuaztepec, state of México, Mexico. (Sedum) teissieri For Marc Teissier (fl. 2002), French horticulturist and curator of the private botanical garden "Les Cedres" near Nice, France.

Google previewEncyclopædia Britannica: or, A dictionary of arts and sciences, compiled by a society of gentlemen in Scotland [ed. by W. Smellie]. Suppl. to the 3rd. ed., by G. Gleig (1810)

by Encyclopaedia Britannica

Callisia. Cor. 3-petala. Cal. 3-phyllus.

Google previewThe British Encyclopedia (1809)

Or, Dictionary of Arts and Sciences. Comprising an Accurate and Popular View of the Present Improved State of Human Knowledge by William Nicholson


Google previewAmerican edition of the British encyclopedia (1819)

or, Dictionary of Arts and sciences ; comprising an accurate and popular view of the present improved state of human knowledge by William Nicholson

CALLISIA, in botany, a genus of the Triandria Monogynia class and order. Natural order of Ensatx. Junci, Jussieu. Essential character : calyx three-leaved; petals three ; anthers double ; capsule two-celled. There is but one species, viz.

Google previewA Technical Dictionary; Or, A Dictionary Explaining the Terms Used in All Arts and Sciences (1851)

by George Crabb

repena, Creeping Callisia, a perennial, native of America. . CALLITRI'CHE (Bot.), originally a name for Adianthum or Maiden,Hair; from the Gr. halos beautiful, and "ml: the hair. It is now the name of a genus of plants, Nat.

Google previewA Botanical Dictionary (1805)

Or, Elements of Systematic and Philosophical Botany by Colin Milne

The Seed-bud is sometimes placed above the flower, as in eriocaulon, wachendorfia, callisia, and commelina ; sometimes below it, as in iris, corn flag, ixia, and crocus. The Style is generally single, and crowned with a triple stigma. Eriocaulon ...

Google previewA new universal etymological technological, and pronouncing dictionary of the English language (1848)

by John Craig (F.G.S.)

CALLIDHJM— CALLISIA. CALLISTACHYS— CALMER Callidicm, kal-lid'e-um, >. (hallos, and tidos, shape, Gr.) A genus of Coleopterous insects: Family, Longieornes. Calligonlm, kal-lig'o-num, s. (halloa, beauty, and yomi, a joint, Gr. from the ...

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

Calea lobata - ------------ – macrophylla Po cannot fulla Callisia repens - macrophylla Monsonia speciosa thanella envitalia : - - Geranium incamatum Gloriosa superba l Gloxinia inaculata – spoosa --- CHAP .

Google previewLexicon Physico-medicum (1787)

Or, a New Medicinal Dictionary. Explaining the Difficult Terms Used in the Several Branches of the Profession, ... Collected from the Most Eminent Authors. By John Quincy, M.D. by John Quincy

Callisia, a genus ...

Google previewA Manual and Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns (1908)

by John Christopher Willis

Callisia Linn. Commelinaceae. 4 sp. trop. Am. Callistachya Vent. = Oxylobium Andr. Callistemon R. Br. Myrtaceae (n. 2). 12 sp.

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Scrabble value of C3A1L1L1I1S1I1A1

The value of this 8-letter word is 10 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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