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Definition of the noun pyrus

What does pyrus mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. fruit trees native to the Old World: pears

Phrases with Pyrus

  1. Pyrus Aria
  2. Pyrus Hybr
  3. Pyrus Rufa
  4. Pyrus zumi
  5. Pyrus Armud
  6. Pyrus Arnud
  7. Pyrus Bovei
  8. Pyrus Cajon
  9. Pyrus Dubia
  10. Pyrus Elata
  11. Pyrus Eleyi
  12. Pyrus Ferax
  13. Pyrus Ferox
  14. Pyrus Fugax
  15. Pyrus fusca
  16. Pyrus Kaido
  17. Pyrus Lutea
  18. Pyrus malus
  19. Pyrus Mengo
  20. genus pyrus

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Google previewTransactions (1899)

by Massachusetts Horticultural Society

It came without a name, and was christened Parkmani, — Pyrus is the botanical name of the genus to which apples belong, ...

Google previewAnnual Report for ... (1900)

by Massachusetts Horticultural Society

It came without a name, and was christened Parkmani,— Pyrus is the botanical name of the genus to which apples belong, ...

Google previewTransactions of the Massachusetts Horticultural Society (1899)

by Massachusetts Horticultural Society

It came without a name, and was christened Parkmani, — Pyrus is the botanical name of the genus to which apples belong, ...

Google previewThe Hot-house and Greenhouse Manual, or botanical cultivator ... Second edition (1826)

by Robert SWEET

PyRUs is a genus belonging to the Rosaceae: to it belong the Apple and Pear trees, and many other large-growing hardy shrubs, all very useful or ornamental; all free growers, thrive in any soil, and may be planted in shrubberies, or to stand ...

Google previewThe Botanist's and Gardener's New Dictionary (1763)

Containing the Names, Classes, Orders, Generic Characters, and Specific Distinctions of the Several Plants Cultivated in England, According to ... Linnaeus ... In which is Also Comprised, a Gardener's Calendar ... and to which is Prefixed, an Introduction to the Linnaean System of Botany ... by James Wheeler

The Pyrus is a genus of plants of the order of the pentagynia, belonging to the icofandria class; order 4 of class XII. The calyx is a permanent perianthium, composed of a fingle, hollow leaf, divided into five patent segments; the corolla confists ...

Google previewCreating the Prairie Xeriscape (2013)

by Sara Williams

Pyrus is the Latin word for pear. The species name refers to the Ussuri River between Russia and China, to which it is native. Trees grown from seed by the famous British plant collector Ernest H. Wilson were introduced to Canada through ...

Google previewPHP Objects, Patterns, and Practice (2014)

by Matt Zandstra

Pyrus is the installer associated with PEAR2, an upgraded version of the PEAR repository. Many PEAR packages have been ported to PEAR2. Repository standards include better testing, the use of namespaces and improved error handling.

Google previewThe Botanist's and Gardener's New Dictionary; in which is Also Comprised, A Gardener's Calendar ... and to which is Prefixed an Introduction to the Linnæan System of Botany (1763)

by James WHEELER (Gardener at Gloucester.)

The Pyrus is a genus of plants of the 'order of the pentagynia, belonging to the icosandria class; order ...

Google previewThe Hothouse and Greenhouse Manual, Or Botanical Cultivator (1839)

Giving Full Instructions for the Management and Propagation of the Plants Cultivated in the Hot-houses, Greenhouses, Conservatories ... : Alphabetically Arranged by Robert Sweet

PYRUS is a genus belonging to the Pomaceae : to it belong ...

Google previewOfficial State Flowers and Trees (2014)

Their Unique Stories by Glynda Joy Nord

The botanical name Pyrus means pear. At one time it was a large genera, embracing many ornamental and economically imported trees. These have now been reclassified and separated into different genus with the name Pyrus being ...

Google previewBreeding Plantation Tree Crops: Temperate Species (2009)

by Shri Mohan Jain, P.M. Priyadarshan

The genus Pyrus is a part of the family of Rosaceae with 34 chromosomes (2n). Judging by the supposed geographic origin, some wild species could be considered to be the ancestors of the cultivated pear: P. pyraster (L.), P. elaeagrifolia ...

Google previewThe Boston Weekly Magazine (1839)

Devoted to Moral and Entertaining Literature, Science, and the Fine Arts

The pyrus is the forerunner of many other elegant flowering shrubs. After this appear in succession, the common thorn, with its white rosaceous flowers, in perfectly circular clusters; the barberry, with its full plumage of golden racemes, clothing ...

Google previewDirr's Encyclopedia of Trees and Shrubs (2016)

by Michael A. Dirr

Pyrus communis CONTINUED April and are quite disagreeable to the olfactory sense. Habit is irregularly pyramidal, and the lustrous dark green leaves often turn rich red in fall. Fruit are 3- to 4-in.-long pomes. Grows 20 to 30 ft. high, generally ...

Google previewThe Domestic Encyclopedia, Or, A Dictionary of Facts and Useful Knowledge, Chiefly Applicable to Rural & Domestic Economy (1821)

With an Appendix, Containing Additions in Domestic Medicine, and the Veterinary and Culinary Arts by Anthony Florian Madinger Willich

Pyrus Cydonia, Quince tree, March 31. Pyrus Malus, Apple tree, April 4. Pyrus communis, Pear tree, April 4. Sanguinaria Canadensis, Blood root, March 20. RichMoMD, Va. Amygdalus Persica, from March 23 to April 6. 1 Amygdalus communis ...

Google previewDictionary of the Active Principles of Plants: Alkaloids (1894)

Bitter Principles; Glucosides; Their Sources, Nature, and Chemical Characteristics by Charles E. Sohn

SEE UNDER Pyrus Harmala Piper Pareira Spigelia Rhamnus Cinchona Athamantha Boldoa...

Google previewElsevier's Dictionary of Trees (2005)

Volume 1: North America by M.M. Grandtner

S Pyrus angustifolia Aiton Pyrus coronaria var. angustifolia ( Aiton) Wenz. e typical southern crabapple; narrowleaf crabapple, southern crabapple ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Medical Terminology, Dental Surgery, and the Collateral Sciences (1867)

by Chapin Aaron Harris, Ferdinand James Samuel Gorgas

PYRUS.

Google previewThe Domestic Encyclopedia (1821)

Or, A Dictionary of Facts and Useful Knowledge, Chiefly Applicable to Rural and Domestic Economy : with an Appendix, Containing Additions in Domestic Medicine, and the Veterinary and Culinary Arts : the Whole Illustrated with Numerous Engravings and Cuts by Anthony Florian Madinger Willich, Thomas Cooper

Pyrus Cydonia, Quince tree, March 31. Pyrus Malus, Apple tree, April 4. Pyrus communis, Pear tree, April 4. Sanguinaria Canadensis, Blood root, March 20. Richmond, Va. Amygdalus Persica, from March 23 to April 6. Amygdalus communis ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Londinensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature (1826)

PYRUS [Gr, from Pliny], in botany, a genus of the class icosandria, order pentagynia, natural order of pomaceæ (rosaceae Juss.) Generic Character.— Calyx: perianth one leaved, concave, five-cleft, permanent: segments spreading. Corolla: ...

Google previewA Botanical Dictionary (1805)

Or, Elements of Systematic and Philosophical Botany by Colin Milne

Pyrus Cjdtiiia. Specific name. Hebenstretia foliis clematis. Hebenstretia foliis subcarnosis, cordaiis, scssilihus. Pyrus foliis serratis, umbellis sessilibus.

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