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Definition of the noun moutan
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Moutan is a genus of Paeoniaceae.
- synonym: genus Moutan
- kingdom: Plantae
- phylum: Tracheophyta
- class: Magnoliopsida
- order: Saxifragales
- family: Paeoniaceae
- genus: Paeonia
Moutan is a series of Paeonia.
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Moutan is a Chinese word for this particular variety of Poeony, which was introduced by Sir Joseph Banks from China, in 1794 ; but, although introduced then, for the first time, it had been long known by hearsay — its' beauty had been extolled, and its magnificence exaggerated. At first, £100 was thought a fair price for it ; and in China, plants of the choice sorts were sold at a high price. It is a most magnificent plant, and valuable — as, with the protection of a wall or a hedge, or even ...
A Description of the Flowering Plants and Ferns Indigenous To, Or Naturalized In, the British Isles : for the Use of Beginners and Amateurs by George Bentham
The half-shrubby Moutan is a very distinct species, ...
by Joseph Harrison
Moutan is a Chinese word for this particular variety of Poeony, which was introduced by Sir Joseph BANKs from China, in 1794; but, although introduced then, for the first time, it had been long known by hearsay—its beauty had been extolled, and its magnificence exaggerated. At first, £100 was thought a fair price for it; and in China, plants of the choice sorts were sold at a high price. It is a most magnificent plant, and valuable—as, with the protection of a wall or a hedge, or even ...
Products of the Mineral, Vegetable and Animal Kingdoms, Useful Arts and Manufactures by Edward Balfour
PJEONIA MOUTAN is a shrub, of which several ...
The British Cyclopaedia of the Arts, Sciences, History, Geography, Literature, Natural History, and Biography ... (1838)
MOUTAN is the Chinese name of the Paconia suffruticosa, and applied as a specific ...
Moutan is a distinct species, and different from the P. Moutan papaveracea var. Banksta. — An Amateur, November 11 (A, 1836. Prolific Lima Bean. — What are the merits of this bean, which ...
Subjective health care viewed with an objective eye by Joseph Segen
See Healer, Psychic healing Paeonia albiflora Popularly known as white peony, see there Paeonia lactiflora White peony, see there, Paeonia albiflora Paeonia moutan Popularly known as tree peony, see there Paeonia officinale Chinese medicine see White peony Paeonia suffruticosa Tree peony, see there, Paeonia moutan paigle Cowslip, see there, Primula vera Painless Parker Dental history A CanadianAmerican, nee Edgar Randolph Parker (18721952), who was formally ...
Beeton's Dictionary of Every-day Gardening: constituting a popular cyclopædia of the theory and practice of horticulture. Embellished with coloured plates, etc (1874)
by Samuel Orchart BEETON
PAEONIA MOUTAN.—The Moutan, or Tree Paeony, form a highly ornamental shrub upon a lawn ...
Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi
suffruticosa Andrews (Paeonia moutan Sims; Paeonia arborea Donn) ...
An Encyclopaedia of Trees and Shrubs; Being the Arboretum Et Fruticetum Britannicum Abridged ... with Engravings of Nearly All the Species (1853)
by John Claudius Loudon
The Moutan, or Tree, Paeony.
The parts composing the disk sometimes unite and form a glandular ring, as in the Orange; or they form a dark-red lamina covering the pistil, as in Paeonia Moutan (fig. 235); or a waxy lining of the calyx tube or hollow receptacle, as in the Rose; or a swelling at the top of the ovary, as in Umbelliferae, in which the disk is said to be epigynous. The enlarged torus covering the ovary in Nymphaea and Nelumbium may be regarded as a form of disk. Fig. 235. Flower of Tree Preony ( Paeonia ...
by George William Johnson
— moutan, tree paeony, purple. — - albida-plena, white. anemoneflora striata, rose and white. anneslei, purplish pink.
by Rolf H. J. Schlegel
the genus includes ∼35 widely distributed species and constitutes an independent family; it includes three sections: Moutan, Oneapia, and Paeonia; the first one is a woody group and endemic to China; the second and third ones are herbaceous; intersectional hybridization between Moutan and Paeonia formed a new type of group originating from Japan and developed in America; they have been called “Itoh Hybrid” commemorating the breeders; the phenotype of ...
111.716 definitions & 1.55 mill cross-references by Noah Webster
○-○ ≍ Moutan - Webster's 1 n. The Chinese tree peony (Paeonia Mountan), a shrub with large flowers of various colors. ○-○ ≍ Mouth - Webster's 1 n. the opening through which an animal receives food; the aperture between the jaws or between the lips; also, the cavity, containing the tongue and teeth, between the lips and the pharynx; the buccal cavity. 2 n.
Used in Food, Drugs and Cosmetics by Ikhlas A. Khan, Ehab A. Abourashed
SPANISH Origanumonites Origanum, seeOregano Origanum species Origanum vulgare Osteoporosis,remedies, horsetail Otitis, remedies, kava Otto of rose,see Rose oiland Ovarian cancer, coffee linkedto Oxytocic Panchkarma Pachyma cocos Pachymma hoelen Padangcassia,see Cinoamon Paeonia suffruticosa Paeonia arborea Paeoniaceae Paeonia lactiflora Paeonia moutan Pain: abdominal: remedies: aletris bee pollen belladonna capsicum chamomile cinnamon and cassia.
by David W. Group
Some Chinese herbalists claim thatChinese skullcap nullifies the effectsof moutan andveratrum. Dosage: None established for ...
THE ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA (1824)
Moutan. HERBACEots PLANTS. Peonies. Dahlias. Flower Gar-distinguished by the name of Irish Yen. It forms a very fine object in the shrubbery, its dark foliage. contrasting with the light hue of the cypress or the Swedish juniper. It is so different in aspect from the common yew, that some regard it as a distinct 3. The Irish Furze is a very recent production, and it is likewise remarkable for its upright growth. For small cross hedges, or brise-vents, in flower-borders, it is very desirable, ...
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Centro Botanico Moutan (Vitorchiano) - VT
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