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Definition of the noun cirsium

What does cirsium mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. plume thistles

Phrases with Cirsium

  1. Cirsium Leo
  2. Cirsium Fani
  3. Cirsium Mite
  4. Cirsium Reyi
  5. Cirsium Afrum
  6. Cirsium Amani
  7. Cirsium canum
  8. Cirsium Chium
  9. Cirsium Dyris
  10. Cirsium edule
  11. Cirsium Ferox
  12. Cirsium Ferum
  13. Cirsium Frayi
  14. Cirsium Gigas
  15. Cirsium Minii
  16. Cirsium Mirum
  17. Cirsium Molle
  18. Cirsium Morii
  19. Cirsium Nakae
  20. Cirsium Pelii

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Google previewCalifornia Desert Flowers (2004)

An Introduction to Families, Genera, and Species by Sia Morhardt, Emil Morhardt

Cirsium (thistle) — Cirsium is the Greek word for thistle, and there are plenty of them, roughly 200 species, throughout North America and Eurasia. Several of the 24 species occurring in California originated elsewhere, but only one of our five ...

Google previewKaweah River Basin Investigation, California, Tulare County and King County (1996)

Environmental Impact Statement

Cirsium is an annual or biennial herb, 1 to 3 m tall, sometimes spreading by new rosettes from the base; stem leaves pinnately parted with clasping bases that form spiny ear-shaped lobes, upper surface becoming smooth and even with age , ...

Google previewField Guide to Edible Wild Plants (2008)

by Bradford Angier

DISTRIBUTION: Cirsium is a combination of Greek roots: kirsion, meaning spiny thistle, and cirsos, meaning swollen vein. These plants are denizens of disturbed areas from high mountain meadows (Cirsium edule) to overworked fields (C.

Google previewLewis and Clark's Green World (2003)

The Expedition and Its Plants by A. Scott Earle, James L. Reveal

Cirsium is a member ol the ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Common Wildflowers of Texas & the Southern Great Plains (2005)

by Joel Ellis Holloway, Amanda Neill

Thistle, see Cirsium altissimum. Cirsium horridulum Yellow Thistle SCIENTIFIC NAME: Cirsium + horridulum, Latin for very thorny. COMMON NAME: Yellow, for the yellow color phase of the flowers; the flower color ranges from yellow to violet.

Google previewJohnson's Gardener's Dictionary (1894)

by George William Johnson, Charles Henry Wright

Cirsium.) Perennials by division of the roots; biennials by seeds. Common soil. HARDY BIENNIALS. C. A fer. 2. Purple. June. Barbary. , 1800. Syns., Carduus Afer, Cirsium Afrum, and cynaroides. — arvensis. 2. Purple. , July. Caucasus.

Google previewUnited Editors Encyclopedia and Dictionary (1907)

A Library of Universal Knowledge and an Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language ...

(Cirsium, including the former Cnicus), in which the pappus is feathery.—The species of both genera are numerous, ...

Google previewThe Gardeners Dictionary (1754)

Containing the Methods of Cultivating and Improving All Sorts of Trees, Plants, and Flowers, for the Kitchen, Fruit, and Pleasure Gardens; as Also Those which are Used in Medicine. With Directions for the Culture of Vineyards, and Making of Wine in England. In which Likewise are Included the Practical Parts of Husbandry by Philip Miller

CIRSIUM, Soft orGentle-thistle; and by .some Melancholy-thistle. The Charailtrs are ; // hath Leaves and Flowers •very like those of theThistle; but the Spines upon the Leaves are jofter, and the Cup of the Flower is destitute of Spines.

Google previewTaylor's Encyclopedia of Garden Plants (2003)

by Frances Tenenbaum

c Cirsium SIR-see-um. Aster family, Asteraceae. While the genus Cirsium can count pernicious weeds among its 200 species of biennials and perennials — Canada thistle (C. arvense) and bull thistle (C. vulgare) belong here — it also has at ...

Google previewLexicon of Plant Pests and Diseases (2013)

by Manuel Merino-Rodríguez

water hemlock cicutaire aquatique, ciguë des marais cicuta acuática, cicuta de los pantanos cicuta vera giftiger Wasserschierling 2030 Cirsium arvense ( Carduus arvensis) 2031 en fr el it de creeping thistle, Canada thistle, perennial thistle, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of English Names of Plants (1884)

Applied in England and Among English-speaking People to Cultivated and Wild Plants, Trees, and Shrubs by William Miller

Cirsium arvense Distaff. Carthamus lanatus Dwarf. Carduus ( Cnicus) acaulis Elephant, or Ivory. Silybum eburneum Fish-bone. Chamœpeuce Ca sabonœ Fuller's. Dipsacus Eullonum " Gentle." Carduus anglicus Globe. Echinops Ritro Globe ...

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Small photo of Wooly Thistle (Cirsium eriophorum) purple flower with green backgroundSmall photo of Melancholy thistle (Cirsium Heterophyllum)Small photo of flower of cabbage thistle, Cirsium oleraceumSmall photo of A macro shot of a cirsium flower head.Small photo of Spear, bull or common thistle, Cirsium vulgare, growing in Galicia, Spain, with the sea at backgroundSmall photo of Big pink Woolly Thistle flower with bumblebees (Cirsium eriophorum)Small photo of White crab spider, Misumena vatia, and marsh thistle, Cirsium palustre More...

Scrabble value of C3I1R1S1I1U1M3

The value of this 7-letter word is 11 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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