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Definition of the noun malvaceae
What does malvaceae mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- herbs and shrubs and some trees: mallows; cotton; okra
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- synonyms of Malvaceae: family Malvaceae / mallow family
- more generic term: dilleniid dicot family = family of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
- member of: Malvales / order Malvales = Malvaceae; Bombacaceae; Elaeocarpaceae; Sterculiaceae
- genus Malva / Malva = herbs and subshrubs: mallows
- mallow = any of various plants of the family Malvaceae
- genus Abelmoschus / Abelmoschus = genus of tropical coarse herbs having large lobed leaves and often yellow flowers
- genus Abutilon / Abutilon = herbs or shrubs or small trees: flowering maple
- genus Alcea / Alcea = genus of erect herbs of the Middle East having showy flowers: hollyhocks
- genus Althaea = hollyhocks
- genus Callirhoe / Callirhoe = small genus of North American herbs having usually red or purple flowers
- genus Gossypium / Gossypium = herbs and shrubs and small trees: cotton
- genus Hibiscus = large genus of tropical and subtropical herbs and shrubs and trees often grown as ornamentals for their profusion of large flowers in a variety of colors
- genus Hoheria / Hoheria = small genus of shrubs and small trees of New Zealand: lacebarks
- genus Iliamna / Iliamna = small genus of perennial herbs or subshrubs
- genus Kosteletzya / Kosteletzya = small genus of herbs of southeastern United States and tropical America and Africa
- genus Lavatera / Lavatera = widespread genus of herbs or softwood arborescent shrubs cultivated for their showy flowers
- genus Malacothamnus / Malacothamnus = genus of shrubs or small trees: chaparral mallow
- genus Malope = small genus of chiefly European herbs
- genus Malvastrum / Malvastrum = genus of mallows characterized by red and yellow flowers often placed in other genera
- genus Malvaviscus / Malvaviscus = small genus of shrubs of Central and South America: wax mallows
- genus Napaea / Napaea = one species: glade mallow
- genus Pavonia = genus of tropical hairy shrubs or herbs of tropics and subtropics especially South America
- genus Plagianthus / Plagianthus = small genus of shrubs and trees of Australia and New Zealand
- genus Radyera / Radyera = very small genus of shrubs of southern hemisphere: bush hibiscus
- genus Sida / Sida = large genus of tropical subshrubs or herbs some of which yield fibers of mucilaginous substances
- genus Sidalcea / Sidalcea = genus of showy plants of western North America having palmate leaves and variously colored racemose flowers
- genus Sphaeralcea / Sphaeralcea = large genus of chiefly tropical herbs with showy flowers and mostly globose fruits: globe mallows
- genus Thespesia / Thespesia = a small genus of tropical trees including the portia tree
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by Niir Board Of Consultants & Engineers
The Malvaceae is a large family which contains about fifty genera and about 1,000 species. From the fibre point of view it is the most important of all plant families, because cotton (Gossypium species) belongs to it. The family also contains ...
Among the Malvaceae is a dooryard weed, common mallow (Malva rotundc'folia), the whole plant of which is sometimes applied locally as a poultice or internally as a demulcent. A decoction of the dried plant of the evening primrose ...
Systematic Botany (1988)
by Subhash Chandra Datta
The Malvaceae is a remarkable family with sharply delimited floral characters. Like the Ranunculaceae, sepals and petals are present and there are numerous stamens and carpels. In contrast with the buttercups, the stamens tend to coalesce ...
by Margaret G. Corrick, Bruce Alexander Fuhrer
The Malvaceae is a large cosmopolitan family of trees, shrubs and herbs; widely distributed in warm and temperate regions but absent from rainforest and very cold areas. Many species are horticulturally important and can often be recognised ...
Nomenclature, Taxonomy and Ecology by M.M. Grandtner, Julien Chevrette
Matisia alata Little Malvaceae NW MW South America (Colombia, Ecuador: Esmeraldas, Manabí, Pichincha) L ex (endangered) fd (fruits) Quararibea alata ( Little) Cuatrec. e winged matisia f matisia ailé s castaño (Colombia); sapote, ...
Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms. Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi
Petrie Malvaceae 2479 S. linifolia Juss. ex Cav. Yoruba: obonibi, iso, obole, obolokolepon S. petrophila F. Muell. English: rock sida S. platycalyx Benth. English: lifesaver burr S. rhombifolia L. English: arrowleaf sida, ...
by Michael Allaby
Malvaceae. (order Malvales) A family of *herbs, with some shrubs and trees, in which the leaves are *palmately veined, often lobed, and rich in mucilage. The flowers are regular, usually *pentamerous, with free *petals, numerous *stamens ...
by Carole J. Skelly
[Malvaceae] hibiscus flowers Hibiscus abelmoschus [Malvaceae] abelmosk abelmusk ambrette musk mallow muskseed rosemallow Syrian mallow targetleaved hibiscus water mallow Hibiscus sabdariffa [Malvaceae] flor deJamaica Guinea ...
Health and Illness in the World's Cultures Topics - Volume 1; Cultures - by Carol R. Ember, Melvin Ember
Hibiscus unicellus (Malvaceae) Malvaviscus arboreus (Malvaceae) Myrica cerifera Liquidambar styraciflua Clematis dioica ( Ranunculaceae) Lycopersicon esculentum (Solanaceae) Anoda cristata ( Malvaceae) ...
by Tatiana Wielgorskaya, Armen Leonovich Takhtadzhi͡an
Malvaceae. 4 Mediterranean, Asia Minor, Caucasus (1, M. mala- coides) Malortiea H. A. Wendl. = Reinhardtia Liebm. Arecaceae Malosma (Nutt.) Raf. = Rhus L. Anacardi- aceae Malouetia A. DC. 1844. Apocynaceae. 4 Central and trop.
by Julian Evans, John A. Youngquist
Malvaceae. In: Kubitzki K (ed.) The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants, vol. 4, Flowering Plants: Dicotyledons. Malvales, Capparales and Non-Betalain Caryophyllales, pp. 225–311. Berlin: Springer- Verlag.
Luo Biological Dictionary (1998)
by J. O. Kokwaro, Timothy Johns
Owich, Urena lobata (Malvaceae), see fig. 107. A woody fibrous shrub, 2-3 m. high, covered with stellate hairs. Leaves variable but usually 3-5 lobed, whitish beneath. Flowers rose-pink, up to 2.5 cm. long, axillary, usually solitary. Fruit covered ...
6000 Scientific Terms Explored and Explained by Michael Allaby
See Malvaceae. abiotic Non-living. ablation The removal from the ground of ice and snow by melting and sublimation. abrasion ( corrasion) The erosive effect of dragging rock particles across, or impacting them ...
A 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
Bentham and Hooker unite Bombacaceae to Malvaceae and place them in cohort Malvales.
(Except Ornamentals) by Peter Hanelt, Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research
(Malvaceae) — 1612 Malvaviscus populneus — 1604 ...
by James A. Duke, Rodolfo Vasquez
Malvaceae. 'Flor variable', 'Cotton rose'. Cultivated ornamental (RVM). Elsewhere, considered alexiteric, anodyne, demulcent, emollient, expectorant, and pectoral; used for abscesses, burns, cancer, cough, dysuria, ...
Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (5 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi
Malvaceae Resembling the genus Gossypium L., see New Phytologist 46: 131. 1947. Gossypioides kirkii (Mast.) J.B. Hutch. (Gossypioides brevilanatum Hutchinson; Gossypioides brevilanatum (Hochr.) J.B. Hutch.; Gossypioides kirkii ( Mast.) ...
Ethnopharmacology and Its Applications by Christian Rätsch
Dugand Bombacaceae Papaveraceae Convolvulaceae Malvaceae Papaveraceae Papaveraceae Passifloraceae Bombacaceae Bignoniaceae Papaveraceae Papaveraceae ...
Psychoactive Substances for Use in Sexual Practices by Christian Rätsch, Claudia Müller-Ebeling
Malvaceae (cf. poppy) Musk plant Adoxa moschatellina L., Adoxaceae Musk root Ferula moschata (Reinsch) Kozo- Polj.
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