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Definition of the noun claytonia

What does claytonia mean as a name of something?

noun - plural:

  • claytonia: claytonias
  • Claytonia: -

  1. genus of mainly North American succulent herbs with white or pink flowers usually in terminal racemes

Alternative definition of the noun claytonia


  1. Any plant in the taxonomic genus Claytonia.

Phrases with Claytonia

  1. Claytonia Alba
  2. Claytonia Aurea
  3. Claytonia flava
  4. Claytonia Grayi
  5. Claytonia media
  6. Claytonia Parva
  7. Claytonia Picta
  8. Claytonia rosea
  9. Claytonia rubra
  10. Claytonia Bifida
  11. Claytonia Bodini
  12. Claytonia Caffra
  13. Claytonia exigua
  14. Claytonia Gayana
  15. Claytonia Glauca
  16. Claytonia Hallii
  17. Claytonia Minima
  18. Claytonia Nitida
  19. Claytonia Patens
  20. genus claytonia

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Google previewThe Year-Round Vegetable Gardener (2011)

How to Grow Your Own Food 365 Days a Year, No Matter Where You Live by Niki Jabbour

The funny thing about claytonia is that most North Americans haven't heard of it, much less tasted it!

Google previewOn the Wild Edge (2015)

In Search of a Natural Life by David Petersen

Among our first wildflowers, claytonia is a favorite among elk, deer, bears, rodents, and wild turkeys. This common mountain member of the herbaceous purslane family is crisp and tasty top to bottom, increasing in Sweetness from its delicate ...

Google previewAnnuals for Every Garden (2003)

by Scott D. Appell

Claytonia is a North American native often found growing wild around abandoned farmsteads, prospector's cabins, and mining camps throughout the American West. The leaves have l0-inch-long petioles and are unusually formed, being both ...

Google previewReport of the Commissioner of Agriculture (1863)

The Claytonia is the best. This has fleshy leaves — generally only two — long and narrow, and has a few white pink-veined flowers, seemingly springing from these leaves. In April and May these Claytonias are abundant everywhere. They go ...

Google previewHouse Documents (1863)

by United States House of Representatives

The Claytonia is the best. This has fleshy leaves—generally only two—long and narrow, and has a few white pink-vcined flowers, seeming] springing from these leaves. In April and May these Claytonias are abun ant everywhere. They go by ...

Google previewThe Four Season Farm Gardener's Cookbook (2013)

From the Garden to the Table in 120 Recipes by Barbara Damrosch, Eliot Coleman

For all its daintiness, claytonia is a vigorous plant that regrows when cut and self- sows with abandon—only a minor nuisance when you've come to love this crop. We direct-sow it for fall, winter, and spring harvest. HARVEST. The plants are ...

Google previewThe gardeners dictionary (1835)

by Philip Miller

Claytonia. Class Pentandria Monogynia. Nat. Ord. Portulacea.

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

by Joel Ellis Holloway, Amanda Neill

Claytonia virginica ...

Google previewThe Domestic Encyclopedia, Or, A Dictionary of Facts and Useful Knowledge, Chiefly Applicable to Rural & Domestic Economy (1821)

With an Appendix, Containing Additions in Domestic Medicine, and the Veterinary and Culinary Arts by Anthony Florian Madinger Willich

Claytonia Virginica, April 10. Erythronium Americanum, April 14. Amygdalus Persica ...

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

Claytonia perfoliata Milk. Euphorbia maculata Red- flowered.

Google previewThe New Werner Twentieth Century Edition of the Encyclopaedia Britannica (1908)

A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature, Science, History, Geography, Commerce, Biography, Discovery and Invention... with New American Supplement, Complete in Thirty Volumes

CLAYTONIA, an American and Siberian genus of low herbs, belonging to the family ...

Google previewMansfeld's Encyclopedia of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops (2001)

(Except Ornamentals) by Peter Hanelt, Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research

356; Claytonia cuneifolia (Vahl) Kuntze, Revis. gen. pl. 1 (1891) 56. Abu ( Nama); kimata, udele (Khutu); muiki (Uganda); jovoboma (Togo); mgott- merkua ( Ethiopia); ebene, esebelete (Congo). Tropical parts of the Old World. Cultivated ...

Google previewWyman's Gardening Encyclopedia (1986)

by Donald Wyman

CLAYTONIA (klay-TOE-nia). Bulbous plants of the Portulaca Family with grasslike foliage and delicate white-to-pink flowers early in the spring. There are several species including C. aurea with yellow flowers; C. megarrhiza native from Wash, ...

Google previewThe Domestic Encyclopedia (1821)

Or, A Dictionary of Facts and Useful Knowledge, Chiefly Applicable to Rural and Domestic Economy : with an Appendix, Containing Additions in Domestic Medicine, and the Veterinary and Culinary Arts : the Whole Illustrated with Numerous Engravings and Cuts by Anthony Florian Madinger Willich, Thomas Cooper

Claytonia Virginica, April 10. Erythronium Americanum, April 14.

Google previewNorthern Paiute–Bannock Dictionary (2012)

by Sven Liljeblad, Catherine S Fowler, Glenda Powell

See also: nimizizinnayala (Indian potatoes Claytonia); patida (potato); taagi (potato); tohatsizinnaya- (potato [domestic]); tsitsinaya(potatoes); yapa ( native potato); yapa (wild carrot). hitiiba [hatéba] WR:BH;JW. v. choke, to. nIcayi)( u ...

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Small photo of Wet rocks, Miner's Lettuce (Claytonia perfoliata), flowers, and moss, natural close upSmall photo of Miner's Lettuce, Winter Purslane (Claytonia perfoliata) . You can use them in fresh vegetable salads. The Winter Purslane is that we have it fresh almost all year round.Small photo of Pink and white Spring Beauty flower Claytonia virginica blooms in a field in Southern California.Small photo of Claytonia virginica close upSmall photo of Pink Virginia spring beauty flower, Claytonia virginica, is a wildflower that blooms in spring in AmericaSmall photo of Spring Beauty - Claytonia lanceolata at Leavenworth Ski Hill, WashingtonSmall photo of Fresh organic Purslane (Claytonia perfoliata) on white background . You can use them in fresh vegetable salads. Food concept. More...

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Claytonia Meaning

Video shows what claytonia means. Any plant in the taxonomic genus Claytonia.. claytonia synonyms: spring beauty. Claytonia Meaning. How to pronounce ...

Scrabble value of C3L1A1Y4T1O1N1I1A1

The value of this 9-letter word is 14 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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