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Definition of the noun Chirita

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Chirita is a genus of Gesneriaceae.

Chirita is a genus of Gesneriaceae.

Chirita is a genus of Gesneriaceae.

Phrases with Chirita

  1. Chirita alba
  2. Chirita leei
  3. Chirita calva
  4. Chirita dryas
  5. Chirita elata
  6. Chirita flava
  7. Chirita fulva
  8. Chirita fusca
  9. Chirita lacei
  10. Chirita lutea
  11. Chirita shuii
  12. Chirita viola
  13. Chirita blumei
  14. Chirita cyanea
  15. Chirita drakei
  16. Chirita fangii
  17. Chirita fordii
  18. Chirita glabra
  19. Chirita hamosa
  20. genus Chirita

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Google previewMagazine of Horticulture, Botany, and All Useful Discoveries and Improvements in Rural Affairs (1856)

by Charles Mason Hovey

Achim- enes chirita is the type of Scheeria ; A. gloxinaeflora, of Plec- topoma ; A. Decaisnesidna, of Isoloma ; and A. gigantea, of Tydaea. The new sorts are Mandirola lanata and Roelzit, Tydaea elegans and Warsewiczu, and Trevirana ...

Google previewJournal of the Straits Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society (1905)

by Malayan Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society

Chirita is a genus also of somewhat heterogeneous nature, distinguished by its bifid style. The flowers are in many species of an azure blue, an unusual color in the order, and frequently have the mouth of the corolla tube bearded with yellow ...

Google previewOutlines of Botany (1835)

Including a General History of the Vegetable Kingdom, in which Plants are Arranged According to the System of Natural Affinities by Gilbert Thomas Burnett

Chirita is the celebrated Indian stomachic. They have also been employed as febrifuges and anthelmintics, and likewise as gout medicines. The base of the famous Portland powder is said to ...

Google previewThe British Flora; in two volumes. vol. 1, comprising the Phaenogamous or flowering plants, and the Ferns ... Third edition, with additions, etc (1842)

by Sir William Jackson Hooker

Chirita is a famous East Indian stomachic. 1. Cicf NDIA Adams. Gentianella. Cal 4-cleft. Cor. 4-cleft ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

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

Chirita Buch.-Ham. ex D. Don Gesneriaceae Origins: From a Nepalese or Hindustani vernacular name; see Richard William George Hingston, A Naturalist in Hindustan. London 1923. Chiritopsis W.T. Wang Gesneriaceae Origins: Resembling ...

Google previewCassell's Dictionary of Practical Gardening (1901)

An Illustrated Encyclopædia of Practical Horticulture for All Classes by Walter Page Wright

CHIRITA. With one exception the members of this genus (01d. Gesneraceaa) are stove evergreens. They are well worthy of attention. Propagation may be effected by cuttings in sand under a bell-glass in spring, or by seeds; in both cases ...

Google previewThe Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening (1901)

A Practical and Scientific Encyclopedia of Horticulture for Gardeners and Botanists by George Nicholson

Included under Chirita (which see), the correct name of T. speciosa being C. Horsfieldii. TROMSDORFFIA (of R. Brown). A synonym of Dichrotrichium (which see). TROPHEOLUM. To the ' described on pp. 97-9,. Wol. IV., the following should ...

Google previewThe Century Supplement to the Dictionary of Gardening (1901)

A Practical and Scientific Encyclopedia of Horticulture for Gardeners and Botanists by George Nicholson

CHIRITA. Syn. Calosacme. Including Liebigia and Tromsdorjfia (of E. Brown). This genus embraces about twenty species, mostly Indian, a ftw being West Malayan and Chinese ; it is very closely allied to Didymocarpus, trat the stigma is "said ...

Google previewEtymological Dictionary of Succulent Plant Names (2013)

by Urs Eggli, Leonard E. Newton

Chirita From “cheryta', the Hindustani name for the gentian. (Gesneriaceae) chisoensis For the occurrence in the Chisos Mts., ...

Google previewThe Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening: T to Z, and Supplement (1889)

by George Nicholson

Calosacme : Chirita. Caloscordum nerinaeflorum.

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Medicinal and Poisonous Plants (2016)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (5 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi

Dai & Yakovlev; Chirita nigrum ...

Google previewJohnson's Gardener's Dictionary (1894)

by George William Johnson, Charles Henry Wright

See Chirita. L. specio'sa. B. M. t. 4315. See Chirita Horsfieldii. Lie'tzia. (Named after A. Lietze, ...

Google previewThe Gardeners' Dictionary (1886)

Enumerating the Plants, Fruits, and Vegetables Desirable for the Garden and Explaining the Terms and Operations Employed in Their Cultivations by George W. Johnson

Allied to Chirita.) This must not be confounded with it* ally, Streptocarpus. Stove herbaceous. Division ; cuttings of young shoots, when commencing growing, in sandy soil, in bottom-heat ; peat and loam, with sand, a little turf-mould, and rotten ...

Google previewThe 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)

Part 1

CHIRITA. A small genus of Gammacem, natives of tropical Asia. They are herbaceous plants with a short stock or a. simple leafy stem, the leaves opposite, and the flowers solitary or umbellate, on axil~ lary or radical peduncles. The calyx is ...

Google previewA pocket botanical dictionary, by J. Paxton assisted by prof. Lindley (1868)

by Samuel Hereman

ChirIta, Buchanan. Linn. 14, Or. 2, Nat Or. Gemcrdccas. Beautiful little greenhouse plants, bearing large lilac foxglove-like flowers. The treatment and propagation recommended for Synonyme : 1, Marty nia Ceylon .

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Chirita hamosa

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Scrabble value of C3H4I1R1I1T1A1

The value of this 7-letter word is 12 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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