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Definition of the noun caryophyllaceae

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noun - plural: -

  1. large family of herbs or subshrubs (usually with stems swollen at the nodes)

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Google previewMedicinal Plants of China, Korea, and Japan (2012)

Bioresources for Tomorrow’s Drugs and Cosmetics by Christophe Wiart

the Pink Family The family Caryophyllaceae is a vast and successful clade consisting of about 75 genera and 2000 species of cosmopolitan herbs that have the ability to accumulate substantial amounts of pentacyclic triterpenoid ...

Google previewMedicinal Plants of the Asia-Pacific (2006)

Drugs for the Future? by Christophe Wiart

Family CARYOPHYLLACEAE A. L. de Jussieu 1789 nom. conserv., the Pink Family The Caryophyllaceae is a large family which consists of about 75 genera and 2000 species of cosmopolitan, annual or perennial herbs which abound with ...

Google previewArthur's Illustrated Home Magazine (1878)

Caryophyllaceae is the Pink Family.

Google previewBioactive Natural Products (Part G) (2002)

by Atta-ur-Rahman

INTRODUCTION The family Caryophyllaceae is a group of mostly herbaceous flowering plants occurring mainly in temperate and warm-temperate regions of the Northern Hemisphere with its center of diversity in the Mediterranean region.

Google previewA Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns (1973)

by John Christopher Willis, Herbert Kenneth Airy Shaw

Dichasial cyme, one in which each successive branch bears two branches upon itself, Acanthaceae, Asclepiadaceae, Begonia, Bignoniaceac, Caryophyllaceae, Castanea, Convolvulaceae, Cornaceae, Labiatae, Linaceae, Sanicttla, ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi

Caryophyllaceae. Origins: The genus Alsine and anthos "a flower." Alsine. Gaertn. Caryophyllaceae. Origins: Latin and Greek alsine. Alstonia R. Br. Apocynaceae 103 Alsine L. Caryophyllaceae Origins: Latin .

Google previewDictionary of Alkaloids, Second Edition with CD-ROM (1989)

by Ian W. Southon, John Buckingham

Alkaloid from Dianthus caryophyllus, Helianthus annuus, Nicotiana tabacum, Pyrus communis, Rubus idaeus and Vicia faba ( Caryophyllaceae, ...

Google previewDictionary of Generic Names of Seed Plants (1995)

by Tatiana Wielgorskaya, Armen Leonovich Takhtadzhi͡an

Caryophyllaceae Alsine Gaertn. = Minuartia L. Caryophyllaceae Alsine L. = Spergularia (Pers.) J. Presl et C. Presl. Caryophyllaceae Alsinidendron H. Mann.

Google previewA 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

The relationships are thus given by Pax : Caryophyllaceae Amarantaceae ) t ( Aizoaceae V .*- Phytolaccaceae -— < Chenopodiaceae ) \ ( Nyctaginaceae Portulacaceae Caryophylleae (Benth.-Hooker). See above. Caryophyllinae ( Benth.

Google previewA Dictionary of Plant Sciences (2012)

by Michael Allaby

Caryophyllaceae. (order *Caryophyllales) A family, mostly of *herbs, in which the leaves are *simple, *opposite, normally entire, and *exstipulate. The flowers are usually borne in terminal, forked *cymes (dichasia) with a central flower in each ...

Google previewThe National Encyclopedia of Reference (1915)

Authoritative, Practical, Complete : an American Library Embracing Science, Sociology, Philosophy, History, Fine Arts, Languages, Religion, Law, Literature, Useful Arts, and the Many Thousands of Subjects Into which They Branch by Charles Annandale, Francis Thomas Furey, Walter Hart Blumenthal

Caryophyllaceae. a. n. o. r. d. e. r. 0. ,. plants, of which the pink, named formerly ' Caruophyllus. and now Dianthua, may be considered as the type. The lants have opposite undivided leaves, Without stipules, tumid articulations of the stems, and ...

Google previewA Manual and Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns (1897)

by John Christopher Willis

Pyrola and many Caryophyllaceae, &c., have also very light seeds. A number of plants with dry fruits have what may be termed ' censer ' mechanisms. The fruit opens so far as to leave the seeds room to escape, but opens in such a way that ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Food Grains (2015)

by Colin W Wrigley, Harold Corke, Koushik Seetharaman, Jonathan Faubion

Caryophyllaceae ...

Google previewEtymological Dictionary of Succulent Plant Names (2013)

by Urs Eggli, Leonard E. Newton

Caryophyllaceae). (Crassula pellucida Ssp.) alsius Lat ., frosty; for the cold northerly habitat. (Rhodiola) Alsobia Gr. 'alsos', forest; and ...

Google previewDictionary of Plant Breeding, Second Edition (2009)

by Rolf H. J. Schlegel

Spergula arvensis (Caryophyllaceae), 2n = 2x = 18 agr squash: Cucurbita maxima (Cucurbitaceae), 2n = 2x = 40 hort St. Augustine grass: An important warm season turf and pasture grass in the United States; it varies genetically in many ...

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Small photo of Carnation pink on a green grassy background in sunny day. Caryophyllaceae family. Dianthus plumarius. Carnation Hungarian. Background vegetable flower it is vertically.Small photo of Carnation Amur (Dianthus chinensis, Caryophyllaceae) on a green backgroundSmall photo of Carnation Amur (Dianthus chinensis, Caryophyllaceae) on a green backgroundSmall photo of Minuartia stellata, Caryophyllaceae familySmall photo of Minuartia stellata, Caryophyllaceae familySmall photo of Bouquet from dry flowers in a handmade vase on a motley background it is vertically . Flower composition with the dried flowers of a rose and a gipsofila. Gypsophila. Caryophyllaceae Family.Small photo of Bouquet from dry flowers in a handmade vase on a lilac background it is vertically. Flower composition with the dried flowers of a rose and a gipsofila. Gypsophila. Caryophyllaceae Family. More...

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