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Definition of the noun rosaceae

What does rosaceae mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. a large family of dicotyledonous plants of order Rosales; have alternate leaves and five-petaled flowers with numerous stamens

Phrases with Rosaceae

  1. family rosaceae
  2. Unident-Rosaceae

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Rosaceae

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Google previewThe A to Z Book of Weeds and Other Useful Plants (2015)

by Michael P. Earney

ragaria is the genus, while Rosaceae is the family to which the strawberry belongs. If you want to impress your friends you can use those terms when ordering strawberry shortcake. Unfortunately, no one will know what you are talking about.

Google previewGardening All-in-One For Dummies (2011)

by The National Gardening Association, Bob Beckstrom, Karan Davis Cutler, Kathleen Fisher, Phillip Giroux, Judy Glattstein, Michael MacCaskey, Bill Marken, Charlie Nardozzi, Sally Roth, Marcia Tatroe, Lance Walheim, Ann Whitman

Rosaceae is the third largest plant family. This family includes many ornamental landscape plants, fruits, and berries, including apples, cherries, raspberries, and pyracantha, characterized by the shape of the hypanthium (the part of the flower ...

Google previewTaxonomy and Ecology of Woody Plants in North American Forests (2002)

(Excluding Mexico and Subtropical Florida) by James S. Fralish, Scott B. Franklin

THE rosaceae is a family of small trees, shrubs, and herbs. Members are found throughout North America, Europe, and Asia. Worldwide, many are associated with forest conditions. There is considerable difficulty in obtaining a close estimate ...

Google previewLife, Vol. II: Evolution, Diversity and Ecology (2006)

(Chs. 1, 21-33, 52-57) by David E. Sadava, H. Craig Heller, Gordon H. Orians, William K. Purves, David M. Hillis

" Thus Rosaceae is the family that includes the genus of roses (Rosa) and its close relatives. Families, in turn, are grouped into orders, orders into classes, and classes ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

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

Amygdalopersica Daniel Rosaceae Origins: Latin amygdalus "an almond-tree" and persicus "a peach- tree," persicum "a peach," Persia, ae " Persia.

Google previewPhytochemical Dictionary (1998)

A Handbook of Bioactive Compounds from Plants, Second Edition by Herbert Baxter, J.B. Harborne, Gerald P. Moss

acuminata (Rosaceae) together with related...

fortunei (Rosaceae) yields a series of closely related ...

Google previewAmazonian Ethnobotanical Dictionary (1994)

by James A. Duke, Rodolfo Vasquez

Rosaceae. 'Rosa', 'Rose'. Cultivated. Ornamental. Rasa centifolia L. Rosaceae.

Google previewConcise Encyclopedia of Temperate Tree Fruit (2003)

by Suman Singha, Tara Baugher

Family Rosaceae, Subfamily Pomoideae; approximately 20 species; European (P. communis L.) possibly derived from P. caucasica Fed. and P. nivalis Jacq.; Asian mostly from P. pyrifolia (Burm. f.) ...

Google previewFlora's Dictionary (1833)

by Elizabeth Washington Wirt

Rosaceae. Pennyroyal, cunila. 2 | Diandria Monogynia . Verticillatae . Labiatae. Periwinkle - - 5 Pentandria . Monogynia .

Google previewEncyclopedia of Herbal Medicine (2016)

by Andrew Chevallier

(Rosaceae). Apricot. Description Sturdy deciduous tree growing to 33 ft (10 m). Has finely serrated oval leaves, clusters of white (or, rarely, pink) 5-petaled flowers, and lightly freckled pale yellow to deep purple fruits. Habitat & Cultivation ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica, Or, Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature (1842)

Rosaceae;. but. it. approaches. most. to. Chaille10. Epistamineae. tiaceae.—The bark and leaves are said to be slightly astringent. Order 152. Homalineae. R. BRowN. Perianth with a short tube, the limb 4-15-partite, with usually as many ...

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

ROSACEAE. 327 (false Acacia, locust) is cultivated in S. Brit. Stipules thorny. The leaflets move upwards in hot or dry air. The horizontal shoots branch in one plane, while the upright show radial symmetry (p. 38). The base of the petiole forms ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Pratical Materia Medica (1902)

by John Henry Clarke

Rosaceae. Tincture of the hairy excrescence of insect origin called Cynosbati. Tincture of ripe fruits. (Hialeah—Bladder, affections of. Dysuria. 6haraoteristios.—Hips are used for making the very pleasant Confection of Roses used in ...

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The value of this 8-letter word is 10 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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