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Definition of the noun Lepanthes

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Lepanthes is a genus of Orchidaceae.

Lepanthes is a species of Lepanthes.

Lepanthes is a species of Orchidaceae.

Phrases with Lepanthes

  1. Lepanthes Any
  2. Lepanthes Avis
  3. Lepanthes Echo
  4. Lepanthes Eros
  5. Lepanthes Aeora
  6. Lepanthes Aries
  7. Lepanthes Asoma
  8. Lepanthes Aurea
  9. Lepanthes Celox
  10. Lepanthes Culex
  11. Lepanthes Dotae
  12. Lepanthes Dumbo
  13. Lepanthes Elata
  14. Lepanthes Empis
  15. Lepanthes Eruca
  16. Lepanthes Felis
  17. Lepanthes Ferax
  18. Lepanthes Fissa
  19. Lepanthes Fulva
  20. genus Lepanthes

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Google previewThe Hothouse and Greenhouse Manual, Or Botanical Cultivator (1839)

Giving Full Instructions for the Management and Propagation of the Plants Cultivated in the Hot-houses, Greenhouses, Conservatories ... : Alphabetically Arranged by Robert Sweet

LEPANTHES is a genus of Orchideae, the very smallest of the tribe, requiring the protection of a bellglass, under which it may be grown in damp moss. LEPIDAGATHIS is a genus related to Justicia; it thrives well in any rich light soil; and young ...

Google previewThe New Encyclopedia of Orchids (2008)

1500 Species in Cultivation by I. F. La Croix

Lepanthes escobariana Garay Inflorescence shorter than leaf, few- flowered, the flowers open in succession. Flowers to 15 mm long, sepals yellow-orange, without tails, the lateral sepals with a broad red-purple streak. Epiphytic in cloud forest ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Modern Gardening (1847)

by George William Johnson

LEPANTHES. Two species. Stove epiphytes. Offsets. Damp moss under a bell glass. LEPECHINIA. Two species.

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

by George Nicholson

Lepanthes, Swartz. Lepechinia, Willdenow. Lepidagathis, Willdeuow. Lepidium, Linnaeus. Leptinella, Cassini. Leptodermis, Wallich. Leptomeria, R. Brown ...

Google previewCassell's Dictionary of Practical Gardening (1907)

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

LEPANTHES. An extensive family of low-growing stove Orchids (0rd. Orchidaceze), allied to the genus Pleurothallus, but as few possess any horticultural merit the genus is only occasionally represented in collections. Pct in fibrous peat and ...

Google previewNelson's Perpetual Loose-leaf Encyclopaedia (1909)

An International Work of Reference by John Huston Finley

Lepanthes, le-pan'théz. a genus of tropical epiphytal orchids. of which the \Vest Indian L. sanguinea. with red flOWers. and the New Granada L. calodiclyou. with small orange and red flowers. are the best-known spceies. Lepanto, le-pan'to.

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

by Samuel Hereman

Lepanthes, Swartz. Krom lepos, bark, or lejris, scale, and anthos, a flower ; the plants of this genus have very small flowers, and grow upon the bark of trees. Linn. 20, Or. 1, Nat. Or. Orchidacecc. A genus of tho most pigmy of orchideae, with the ...

Google previewA Pocket Botanical Dictionary, comprising the names, history, and culture of all plants known in Britain, with a full explanation of technical terms. By J. Paxton, assisted by Professor Lindley (1868)

by Sir Joseph Paxton

LEPANTHES, Swartz. From lepos, bark, or lepis, latifolium . White . 6, H. A. 1 Persia . 1518 | scale, and anthos, a flower ; the plants of this genus have very small flowers, and grow upon the bark of trees. Linn.

Google previewThe Rural Cyclopedia, Or A General Dictionary of Agriculture (1851)

And of the Arts, Sciences, Instruments, and Practice, Necessary to the Farmer, Stockfarmer, Gardener, Forester, Landsteward, Farrier, &c by John Marius Wilson

LEPANTHES. A small ...

Google previewThe Edinburgh Encyclopaedia ... (1830)

by Sir David Brewster

1612, LEPANTHEs. Cor. sub-5-pet. patens, pet. ext. basi subcoalitis; int. difformibus. Labell. nullum, sed stylus basivel apice alatus. Anth. opercularis decidua. 1. Concinna. Jamaica, Peren. 2. Pulchella. Do. 3. Tridentata, Do. 4. Cochlearifolia.

Google previewThe Universal English Dictionary (1869)

Comprising the Etymology, Definition, and Pronunciation of All Known Words in the Language, as Well as Technical Terms Used in Art, Science, Literature, Commerce, and Law by John Craig, P. Austin Nuttall

LEPANTHEs, le-pan'thes, s. (lepos, bark, and anthos, a flower, Gr.) A genus of plants: Order, Orchidaceae. LEPAs, le'pas, s. (Greek, a limpet.) The Barnacle, a genus of Cirripedes, now divided into many genera.-See Lepadites. LEPECHINIA ...

Google previewEncyclopædia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge ... (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

LEPANTHES, in Botany, a genus of the class Gymndria, order T-riandria, natural order Orchidew. Generic character: calyx five-leaved, exterior leaves coalescing at the base, interior leaves misshapen, lip none; style winged at the apex or ...

Google previewA New Universal, Technological, Etymological, and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1854)

by John Craig

LEPANTHES ...

Google previewA New Universal Etymological and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1848)

Embracing All the Terms Used in Art, Science and Literature by John Craig (F.G.S. of Glasgow.)

LEPANTHEs, le-pan'thes, s. (lepos, bark, and anthos, a flower, Gr.) A genus of plants: Order, Orchidaceae. LEPAs, le'pas, s. (Greek, a limpet.) The Barnacle, a genus of Cirripedes, now divided into many genera.—See Lepadites. LEPEchINIA ...

Google previewA new universal etymological technological, and pronouncing dictionary of the English language (1859)

by John Craig (F.G.S.)

Lepanthes, le-pan'tfes, s.

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 2

LEPANTHES. A genus of minutefiowered West Indian orchids, closely related to Pleurothallis. (T. M.] LE P] CYSTIS. Gmtiophlebium. LEPIDADENIA. A genus of Lauraceoe, represented by an Indian tree, with ribbed leaves,and hermaphrodite ...

Google previewNelson's Encyclopaedia (1907)

Everybody's Book of Reference ...

See BASTIEN-LEPAGE: Lepanthes, a genus of tropical epiphytal orchids, of which the o Fia. L. sanguinea, with red flowers, and the New Granada L. calodictyon, with small orange and red flowers, are the bestknown species. Lepan to (anc.

Google previewA New Universal Etymological, Technological, and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language, Embracing All the Terms Used in Science, Literature and Art (1858)

by John CRAIG (F.G.S.)

LEPANTHEs, le-pan'thes, s. (lepos, bark, and anthos, a flower, Gr.) A genus of plants: Order, Orchidaceae. LEPAs, le'pas, s. (Greek, a limpet.) The Barnacle, a genus of Cirripedes, now divided into many genera.—See Lepadites. LE1'Echin IA ...

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