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Definition of the noun moutan

What does moutan mean as a name of something?

Moutan is a genus of Paeoniaceae.

Moutan is a series of Paeonia.

Phrases with Moutan

Phrases starting with the word Moutan:

  1. Moutan Peony
  2. Moutan Officinalis

Phrases ending with the word Moutan:

  1. Genus Moutan
  2. Paeonia Moutan
  3. Species Paeonia Moutan

Other phrase containing the word Moutan:

  1. Species Moutan Officinalis

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Moutan

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Google previewFloricultural Cabinet and Florists' Magazine. ... (1833)

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 ...

Google previewHandbook of the British Flora (1865)

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, ...

Google previewThe Floricultural Cabinet, and Florists Magazine (1834)

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 ...

Google previewCyclopædia of India and of Eastern and Southern Asia, Commercial, Industrial and Scientific (1873)

Products of the Mineral, Vegetable and Animal Kingdoms, Useful Arts and Manufactures by Edward Balfour

PJEONIA MOUTAN is a shrub, of which several ...

Google previewThe 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 ...

Google previewThe American Gardener's Magazine (1836)

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 ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Alternative & Complementary Medicine (2010)

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 ...

Google previewBeeton'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 ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Nmaes (1999)

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

suffruticosa Andrews (Paeonia moutan Sims; Paeonia arborea Donn) ...

Google previewAn 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.

Google preview¬The Encyclopaedia Britannica a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Litterature (1876)

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 ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Modern Gardening (1847)

by George William Johnson

moutan, tree paeony, purple. — - albida-plena, white. anemoneflora striata, rose and white. anneslei, purplish pink.

Google previewDictionary of Plant Breeding, Second Edition (2009)

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 ...

Google previewWebster's Unabridged Dictionary 1913 (2017)

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.

Google previewLeung's Encyclopedia of Common Natural Ingredients (2011)

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.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Mind Enhancing Foods, Drugs and Nutritional Substances, 2d ed. (2015)

by David W. Group

Some Chinese herbalists claim thatChinese skullcap nullifies the effectsof moutan andveratrum. Dosage: None established for ...

Google previewTHE 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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