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Definition of the noun Pulcherrima

What does Pulcherrima mean as a name of something?

Pulcherrima is a genus of Turridae, described by Hedley in 1918.

Pulcherrima is a section of Leguminosae.

Phrases with Pulcherrima

  1. Ixa Pulcherrima
  2. Emys Pulcherrima
  3. Inga Pulcherrima
  4. Iris Pulcherrima
  5. Irus Pulcherrima
  6. Neea Pulcherrima
  7. Rhus Pulcherrima
  8. Sasa Pulcherrima
  9. Sida Pulcherrima
  10. Agave Pulcherrima
  11. Aidia Pulcherrima
  12. Aniba Pulcherrima
  13. Coris pulcherrima
  14. Doris Pulcherrima
  15. Draba Pulcherrima
  16. Genus Pulcherrima
  17. Ixora Pulcherrima
  18. Julis pulcherrima
  19. Malus pulcherrima
  20. Nassa Pulcherrima

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Google previewThe Orchid Expert (2007)

by D. G. Hessayon

pulcherrima is a relative of the much more popular Moth Orchid (page 108). Tall spikes appear, each one bearing numerous magenta flowers which open in succession over a period of several months. Warm conditions and reasonably ...

Google previewProceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (1890)

by Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia

Caesalpinia pulcherrima is a handsome garden shrub, and in the East Indies its leaves are ...

Google previewThe gardener's every-day book (1858)

containing plain instructions for the cultivation of all classes of flowers, fruits, and vegetables, and for the practical management of every department of horticulture and floriculture by George Glenny

Poinciana pulcherrima is a plant that requires some attention to be grown well; it is apt to run up a considerable height, except ...

Google previewHerbal Medicine of the American Southwest (2006)

A Guide to the Medicinal and Edible Plants of the Southwestern United States by Charles W. Kane

Caesalpinia pulcherrima is an ungainly, large perennial bush. In areas throughout the southwest, the plant usually dies back to the ground in response to colder ...

Google previewBotanical Gazette (1894)

by John Merle Coulter, M.S. Coulter, Charles Reid Barnes, Joseph Charles Arthur

pulcherrima is a small tree frequently planted for ornamental purposes. The copious, wide-spreading, terminal racemes of reddish orange or yellow flowers, cause the tree to appear like a great bouquet. It has been named the "peacock tail ...

Google previewVick's Monthly Magazine (1883)

Poinsettia pulcherrima is the one most cultivated. The simplest way to raise them is to set the plants out of doors in good, rich soil, in the spring, after the frosts have passed, and leave them until September, or until cool nights come, and then ...

Google previewVick's Illustrated Monthly Magazine (1883)

Poinsettia pulcherrima is the one most cultivated. The simplest way to raise them is to set the plants out of doors in good, rich soil, in the spring, after the frosts have passed, and leave them until September, or until cool nights come, and then ...

Google previewRural Californian (1910)

Sparaxis pulcherrima is a native of the Cape of Good Hope and perhaps one of the most graceful and pretty of all the Cape bulbous plants. According to Luther Burbank it is easily raised from seed and flowers freely the second year all through ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Grasses (2006)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology - 3 Volume Set by Umberto Quattrocchi

pulcherrima (K. Koch) ...

Google previewThe New York Botanical Garden Illustrated Encyclopedia of Horticulture (1981)

by Thomas H. Everett

pulcherrima (syns. Phalaenopsis pulcherrima. P. esmeralda. P. antenni- tera. P. buussoniana). This has stems 6 inches or so tall Its up to about twelve rigid, usually spreading leaves up ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Food and Health (2015)

pulcherrima P. membranifaciens S. uvarum M. pulcherrima M. pulcherrima (c) Figure2 Examples of microbial dynamics during cidermaking observed using culture-dependent (PCR-RFLP for yeast (a) and ARDRA for LAB (b)) ...

Google previewPhytochemical Dictionary of the Leguminosae (1994)

by Frank Bisby

pulcherrima. (L.) Sw. Barbados Pride; Carzazo; Clavellina; Francillade; Guacamaya; Macata; Paradise Flower; Peacock Flower; Petit Flamboyant; Poincillade; Pride of Barbados; Tabachin; Tabaci'n Geographical distribution Africa: Angola; ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Popular Names of the Plants which Furnish the Natural and Acquired Wants of Man, in All Matters of Domestic and General Economy (1882)

Their History, Products, & Uses by John Smith

pulcherrima, native of Mexico, better known as Poinsettia pulcherrima. Most of the succulent species agree in habit and general appearance with analogous forms of cacti, but are ...

Google previewDictionary of Flavonoids with CD-ROM (2015)

by John Buckingham, V. Ranjit N. Munasinghe

of the heartwood of Caesalpinia japonica, Caesalpinia sappan, Caesalpinia pulcherrima and Haematoxylon campe- chianum.

Google previewThe Treasury of Botany: a Popular Dictionary of Vegetable Kingdom with which is Incorporated a Glossary of Botanical Terms Edited by John Lindley and Thomas Moore (1870)

Part 1

pulcherrima. BARBAREA. Winter-cress. A herb held in some repute in the days when the field or brook furnished the only salads, but banished from the table by vegetables of better flavour. The common species, B. vulgaris, sometimes called ...

Google previewThe Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening (1901)

A Practical and Scientific Encyclopedia of Horticulture for Gardeners and Botanists by George Nicholson

pulcherrima (very pretty)." This differs from the ' in having a part of, or even the whole of, the upper face of the ray florets brownish-purple. SYN. Obeliscaria pulcherrima (of De Candolle). R. Drummondii (Drummond's) fl.-heads, ray florets ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India (1892)

by Sir George Watt

pulcherrima, Linn.; see Caesalpinia pulcherrima, Smarts; Vol. II., 10. P. regia, Bojer. ,□ Fl. Br. Ind., II., 260. Vern. — Gulmohr, Mar. References. —Kurz, For.

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India: Linum to Oyster (1891)

by Sir George Watt

furfuracea and folios\, Nees; etranthera foliosa, PULCHERRIMA («» part) and FURFURACEA, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India: Dacrydium to Gordonia (1890)

by Sir George Watt

(= Poinsettia pulcherrima, a common garden plant with large red bracts.) Dr. Riddell recommends this, as also the next species, as suitable for the preparation of gutta-percha. 16. E. resinifera (described in Smith's Dictionary of Economic Plants).

Google previewA Dictionary of Genetics (2006)

by Robert C. King, William D. Stansfield, Pamela K. Mulligan

pineapple Ananas comosus pistachio nut Pistacia vera plum Prunus domestica poinsettia Euphorbia pulcherrima poppy Papaver somniferum (opium) quince Cydonia oblonga radish Raphanus sativus raspberry Rubus occidentalis (black); ...

Google previewJohnson's Gardener's Dictionary (1894)

by George William Johnson, Charles Henry Wright

A synonym of Caesalpinia pulcherrima. – re'gia. Crimson. Madagascar. 1828. B. M. t. 2884. The pods of this are often two feet long. – tara. A synonym of Coulteria tinctoria. Poinsettia.

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