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Definition of the noun Cuphea

What does Cuphea mean as a name of something?

Cuphea is a genus of Lythraceae.

Cuphea is a genus of Lythraceae.

Cuphea is a genus of Lythreae.

Phrases with Cuphea

  1. Cuphea Hybr
  2. Cuphea Acuta
  3. Cuphea Flava
  4. Cuphea Grata
  5. Cuphea Hirta
  6. Cuphea ignea
  7. Cuphea Lutea
  8. Cuphea Nivea
  9. Cuphea Pinto
  10. Cuphea Spec.
  11. Cuphea Urens
  12. Cuphea Varia
  13. Cuphea Acinos
  14. Cuphea Albida
  15. Cuphea Aperta
  16. Cuphea Armata
  17. Cuphea aspera
  18. Cuphea Cyanea
  19. Cuphea Egleri
  20. genus Cuphea

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Google previewEnergy Plant Species (2013)

Their Use and Impact on Environment and Development by N. EL Bassam

Cuphea is a genus with 250 undomesticated species, native to Mexico, Central and South America, and the Caribbean area. One species, C upbea viscosissima , is native to the USA. Several species are adapted to temperate agriculture and ...

Google previewHandbook of Detergents, Part F (2008)

Production by Uri Zoller, Paul Sosis

Cuphea is a new plant crop being explored as a potential U.S. replacement for coconut and palm kernel; see Figure 6.17. Cuphea is a genus of about 260 species of annual and perennial flowering plants growing in warm temperate to tropical ...

Google previewBotany for Ladies (1842)

Or, A Popular Introduction to the Natural System of Plants, According to the Classification of De Candolle by Mrs. Loudon (Jane), Jane Wells Loudon

The calyx, as in all the plants included in this order, is tubular, with numerous lobes; and the petals soon fall off Cuphea is a genus principally of annual plants, with six or seven dark purple petals, unequal in size, and curiously inserted in the ...

Google previewTransactions (1893)

by American Institute of Mining Engineers

Cuphea is a genus of a very large number of herbaceous plants, very abundant in South America. Only the three specimens figured were found in the collection. PASSIFLOREZE. PASSIFLORA ('2) CANFIELDI, n. sp. Leaves 3-lobed, 3-ncrved, ...

Google previewBotany for Ladies Or, a Popular Introduction to the Natural System of Plants, According to the Classification of de Candolle (1842)

by Jane Wells Loudon

Cuphea is a genus principally of annual plants, with six or seven dark purple petals, unequal in size, and curiously inserted in the calyx. Heimia is a genus of South American shrubs, with yellow flowers. Lawsonia inermis produces the Henna, ...

Google previewGardener's Guide to Tropical Plants (2012)

Cool Ways to Add Hot Colors, Bold Foliage, and Striking Textures by Nellie Neal

Bat face cuphea is a hummingbird magnet, with scores of 1-inch-long purple flower tubes with two lips facing up to welcome them. In someone's imagination, the tube tips became a bat's face and the lips became ears; the whimsical name ...

Google previewHandbook of Bioenergy Crops (2010)

A Complete Reference to Species, Development and Applications by N. El Bassam

Cuphea is a genus with 250 undomesticated species, native to Mexico, Central and South America, and the Caribbean area. One species, Cuphea viscosissima, is native to the USA. Several species are adapted to temperate agriculture and ...

Google previewCommercial Crops Technology (2007)

Horticulture Science Series: 09 by Alice Kurian, K.V.Peter

Cuphea is a domesticated wild crop rich in lauric acid and other short and medium chain acids which has been under development in the U.S. for 20 years. Efforts are also underway to introduce suitable enzymes into rapeseed oil to produce ...

Google previewThe New Bedding Plant Expert (1996)

by D. G. Hessayon

Cosmos bipinnatus 'Sonata' CUPHEA Cuphea Summer bedding plant 9 Half hardy annual • Colours available Flowering period FEBRUARY MARCH JUNE JULY AUGUST SEPTEMBER NOVEMBER DECEMBER Cuphea is a shrubby pot ...

Google previewThe Friend (1894)

Several of the plants had small insects caught by these hairs—but whether the Cuphea is an insectivorous plant like the Droseras and some others, which derive nourishment from the insects they have entrapped ; or whether the detention of ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

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

Cuphea P. Browne Lythraceae Origins: From the Greek kyphos "bent, curved, humped," referring to the calyx, to the shape of the hypantium or to the fruit; see Patrick Browne, The Civil and Natural History of Jamaica. 216. London 1756.

Google previewThe gardeners dictionary (1835)

by Philip Miller

Cuphea. ( From Kuphos, curved; form of Capsule). Class, Dodecandria Monogynia. Nat.

Google previewA Dictionary of Pratical Materia Medica (1900)

by John Henry Clarke

Cuphea Yiscosissima. Lythrum petiolatum. Waxweed. Fluxweed. Red Pennyroyal. N. O. Lythraceze (Loosestrifes). Decoction or tincture of fresh plants collected in July or August. Glinlcal-—Cholerainfantum. Dysentery. Characteristics—This is ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Entomology (2008)

by John L. Capinera

Cigar Plant - Cuphea micropetala Coral Vine - Antigon leptopus Coralbean - Erythrina heracea Day lily - Hemerocallis sp. Deer Tongue - Carphephorus sp. Fire Spike - Odontonema strictum Firecracker Plant - Russelia equisetiformis Frogfruit ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Seeds (2006)

Science, Technology and Uses by J. Derek Bewley, Michael Black, Peter Halmer

Cuphea (Cuphea spp.) Dimorphotheca daisy ( Dimorphotheca pluvialis) False flax or gold-of-pleasure (Camelina sativa) Hemp ( Cannabis sativa) Honesty (Lunaria annua) Jatropha (physic nut) (Jatropha curcas) Karanja ...

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

Ammania, Cuphea, Glaux, Isnardia, Lythrum. 92. Family.—Rosaceae. Agrimonia, Alchemilla, Amygdalus, Calycanthus, Chrysobalanus, Comarun, Crataegus, Dalibarda, Fragaria, Geum, Mespilus, Potentilla, Poterium, Pyrus, Prunus, Rosa, ...

Google previewTaylor's Encyclopedia of Garden Plants (2003)

by Frances Tenenbaum

Cunninghamia lanceolata 'Glauca' Cuphea hyssopifolia c Cupressus macrocarpa Curcuma alismatifolia 122. c moist, deep, acid soil. Does not tolerate drought. Performs best in humid areas. Protect from winter wind, especially in the coldest ...

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

Cuphea viscosissima Wax-Dammar. Podocarpus nereifolia Singapore. Podocarpus polystachya Wax-flower. The genus Hoya Bell. Hoya oampanulata Clustered. Stephanotis floribunda Fleshy-leaved. Hoya carnosa Imperial. Hoya imperialis ...

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

Cuphea), or above or below this point ...

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

by John Christopher Willis

Cuphea), or above or below this point. Two explanations are forthcoming, but which is right the evidence at present available does not ...

Google previewUniversal Technological Dictionary (1823)

Or, Familiar Explanation of the Terms Used in All Arts and Sciences : Containing Definitions Drawn from the Original Writers, and Illustrated by Plates, Diagrams, Cuts, &c by George Crabb

CUPHEA (Bot.) the Lythrum cuphea of Linnaeus. CUPHOS (Med.) x&pos, an epithet signifying properly light; but when applied to aliments it imports easily digestible; and to humours mild and gentle. CUPI (Bot.) a species of the Condeletia of ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Modern Gardening (1847)

by George William Johnson

CUPHEA. Fourteen species.— Green-house or stove annuals; and stove biennial, herbaceous perennial or evergreen shrubs. The stove ...

Google previewA Clinical Repertory to the Dictionary of Materia Medica (1904)

Together with Repertories of Causation, Temperaments, Clinical Relationships, Natural Relationships by John Henry Clarke

Cuphea Viscosissma. Magnoliáceas. (2) Illicium Anisatum. Magnolia Glauca . Magnolia Grandiflora. Malvaceœ. (18) Gossypium Herbaceum. Liliáceas. (108) Agraphiв Nutans. Allium Cepa. Allium Sativum. Aloe. Asparagus. Melanthaceœ.

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