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Definition of the noun pellaea

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  1. genus of chiefly small rock-loving ferns; in some classification systems it is placed in the family Polypodiaceae or Adiantaceae

Phrases with Pellaea

  1. Pellaea Dura
  2. Pellaea Nana
  3. Pellaea Rufa
  4. Pellaea Bella
  5. Pellaea densa
  6. Pellaea Nivea
  7. Pellaea ovata
  8. Pellaea Ribae
  9. Pellaea Aspera
  10. Pellaea Bojeri
  11. Pellaea Fallax
  12. Pellaea Glauca
  13. Pellaea Henryi
  14. Pellaea Lilloi
  15. Pellaea Lozani
  16. Pellaea Ludens
  17. Pellaea Mairei
  18. Pellaea Maxima
  19. Pellaea Nitida
  20. genus pellaea

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Google previewAmerican Fern Journal (1915)

Pellaea is a typical austral genus, highly developed in temperate and tropical south Africa, the Malayan region, Australia, the Pacific Islands, and the Andes of South America, while it is entirely wanting from Europe, the Mediterranean part of ...

Google previewFerns and Allied Plants (2012)

With Special Reference to Tropical America by R.M. Tryon, A F. Tryon

Pellaea is a genus of about 35 species, nearly pantropical and also temperate or rarely boreal. It is most closely related to Cryptogramma, Doryopteris and perhaps Notholaena. Pellaea is treated here as a genus of four sections. It does not ...

Google previewNative Ferns, Moss & Grasses (2008)

by William Cullina

Pellaea is a genus of around 15 species of small, drought-tolerant ferns found primarily in western North America, especially California. Only three species are found east of the Mississippi River. They are endearing little things with stiff, ...

Google previewBaboquivari Mountain Plants (2010)

Identification, Ecology, and Ethnobotany by Daniel F. Austin

Miscellaneous: Pellaea is a genus of about 40 species that are widely distributed in the tropics and warm temperate regions (Windham and Rabe 1993). There is a single species in Europe (Mabberley 1997). Most of the species grow in the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of House Plants (1999)

by Nico Vermeulen, Richard Rosenfeld

Pellaea. rotundifolia. BUTTON FERN The round leaves of the hutton fern are leathery and can tolerate considerahly more dryness than most...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

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

Anthony (Pellaea viridis (Forssk. ) Prantl var. macrophylla (Kunze) Sim) English: green cliff brake Cheilanthopsis Hieron Dryopteridaceae (Woodsiaceae) Origins: Resembling the genus ...

Google previewA Manual and Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns: Outlines of the morphology, natural history, classification, geographical distribution and economic uses of the phanerogams and ferns (1897)

by John Christopher Willis

side, Gleichenia, Pellaea, Asplenium &c. Conservatory (4). Ornamental flowering plants. Succulents (5). Enter at S. end and go round. Going down E. side, note Sempervivums, Cotyledons, Crassulas r. ; Agaves, Dasylirions &c.

Google previewA Manual and Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns (1897)

by John Christopher Willis

side, Gleichenia, Pellaea, Asplenium &c. Conservatory (4). Ornamental flowering plants. Succulents (5). Enter at S. end and go round. Going down E. side, note Sempervivums, Cotyledons, Crassulas r. ; Agaves, Dasylirions &c.

Google previewNew Zealand Māori Word Encyclopedia (2007)

by Sally-Anne Lambert

pamreka/uwhi para/ paratawhiti Pellaea: P. rotundifolia tarawera Phymatodes: P. diversifolium raumanga / paraha / maratata ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Psychoactive Plants (2005)

Ethnopharmacology and Its Applications by Christian Rätsch

In Mexico, a fern known as itamo real338 (Pellaea cordata J. Sm.) is said to have inebriating effects (Díaz 1979, 93*). Pontederia cordata L. (Pontederiaceae) In the Colombian ...

Google previewThe Complete English–Maori Dictionary (2012)

by Bruce Biggs

Pellaea rotundifolia tarawera. pellets ...

Google previewAmerican Horticultural Society Encyclopedia of Plants and Flowers (2011)

by Christopher Brickell

PELLAEA. AD lANTACEAE/PTERI DACEAE Genus of deciduous ...

Google previewThe Timber Press Dictionary of Plant Names (2009)

by Walter Erhardt, Allen J. Coombes

Pellaea Link -f- Adiantaceae • 67 spp. □ E:Cliff Brake ...

Google previewThe Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening (1900)

A Practical and Scientific Encyclopædia of Horticulture for Gardeners and Botanist by George Nicholson

Pellaea, nearly all of a glaucous colour. Polypodium appendiculatum, P. aureum, P. glaucophyllum, ...

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

Pellaea Link. Polypodiaceae. 45 sp. trop. and subtrop. Pellionia Gaudich. Urticaceae. 15 sp. trop. As., Polynes. Like Urtica. P. umbellata Wedd. has the bracts of the S flrs. united to form an involucre. Penaea Linn. Penaeaceae. 10 sp.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Deserts (2017)

by Michael A. Mares

These include the resurrection fern, Polypodium polypoides, and the cliff brake, Pellaea atropurpurea. The plants that use this adaptation to arid conditions do not have any one morphological (physical) feature in common. Some have true ...

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Scrabble value of P3E1L1L1A1E1A1

The value of this 7-letter word is 9 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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