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Definition of the noun malvaceae

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  1. herbs and shrubs and some trees: mallows; cotton; okra

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Google previewNatural Fibers Handbook With Cultivation & Uses (2005)

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 ...

Google previewBulletin (1913)

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 ...

Google previewSystematic 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 ...

Google previewWildflowers of Southern Western Australia (2009)

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 ...

Google previewDictionary of Trees, Volume 2: South America (2013)

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, ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

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, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Plant Sciences (2012)

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 ...

Google previewDictionary of Herbs, Spices, Seasonings, and Natural Flavorings (2013)

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 ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Medical Anthropology (2004)

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) ...

Google previewDictionary of Generic Names of Seed Plants (1995)

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.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Forest Sciences (2004)

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.

Google previewLuo 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 ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Science for Gardeners (2015)

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 ...

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

Bentham and Hooker unite Bombacaceae to Malvaceae and place them in cohort Malvales.

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

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

(Malvaceae) — 1612 Malvaviscus populneus — 1604 ...

Google previewAmazonian Ethnobotanical Dictionary (1994)

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, ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Medicinal and Poisonous Plants (2016)

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.) ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Psychoactive Plants (2005)

Ethnopharmacology and Its Applications by Christian Rätsch

Dugand Bombacaceae Papaveraceae Convolvulaceae Malvaceae Papaveraceae Papaveraceae Passifloraceae Bombacaceae Bignoniaceae Papaveraceae Papaveraceae ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Aphrodisiacs (2013)

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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Small photo of Close up view of lavatera maritima plant, Malvaceae family. Many green leaves spirally arranged, and palmately lobed. Purple conspicuous flower, with five petals. Natural image of tree mallows.Small photo of Close up view of lavatera maritima plant, Malvaceae family. Many green leaves spirally arranged, and palmately lobed. Purple conspicuous flower, with five petals. Natural image of tree mallows.Small photo of Mature cocoa fruit (Theobroma cacao) Malvaceae family. Rainforest Amazonia. Combu Island, Belem do Para, Brazil.Small photo of Hibiscus or Malvaceae grow in tropical garden in Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain. Beautiful blooming rose mallow flower background.Small photo of The hibiscus is a flowering plant of the genus Hibisceae. Malvaceae are native plants in East Asia.Small photo of Hibiscus is a genus of flowering plants in the Malva family, Malvaceae. It contains several hundred species that are native to warm, subtropical and tropical regions around the world.Small photo of cotton, Gossypium spp., Malvaceae, Malvales More...

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