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Definition of the noun Stipa

What does Stipa mean as a name of something?

Stipa is a genus of Poaceae.

Stipa is a genus of Stipeae.

Character

Stipa is a fictional character from the 1964 film The Maniacs.

Phrases with Stipa

  1. Stipa Alba
  2. Stipa alta
  3. Stipa Dura
  4. Stipa ichu
  5. Stipa laxa
  6. Stipa Nana
  7. Stipa acuta
  8. Stipa Adoxa
  9. Stipa annua
  10. Stipa arida
  11. Stipa bella
  12. Stipa Densa
  13. Stipa Fusca
  14. Stipa hirta
  15. Stipa Ibari
  16. Stipa lenta
  17. Stipa media
  18. Stipa minor
  19. Stipa neaei
  20. genus Stipa

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Google previewCollected papers from the research laboratory (1913)

by Parke, Davis and co., Detroit, Mich

Stipa is a genus of 100 or more species distributed throughout the tropical and temperate zones; the species grow on elevated plateaus and savannas and in rocky soil. Stipa is the type genus of a group of grasses which includes such genera ...

Google previewBulletin (1889)

by Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture. Agricultural Experiment Station

Stipa is the generic name applied to several kinds of grass closely related to those of Oryzopsis, and commonly called feather grass.

Google previewThe Merck Report (1911)

Stipa is a genus of 100 or more species distributed throughout the tropical and temperate zones; the species grow on elevated plateaus and savannas and in rocky soil. Stipa is the type genus of a group of grasses which includes such genera ...

Google previewManual of Grasses for North America (2007)

by Mary E. Barkworth, Laurel K. Anderton, Kathleen M. Capels, Sandy Long, Michael B. Piep

As treated here, Stipa is a genus of 150–200 species, all of which are native to Eurasia or northern Africa. Until recently, the genus was interpreted as including almost all species of Stipeae with cylindrical florets. In some parts of the world, this ...

Google previewOut of doors in the west (1914)

field notes on characteristic plants, on ways and usefulness of the native birds, and on life histories of certain notable insects of the Rocky Mountain Region by Joshua Hughes Paul

Stipa is the name of one of our bunch ...

Google previewThe Hot-house and Greenhouse Manual, or botanical cultivator ... Second edition (1828)

STIPA is a genus of the Grasses, which grows readily in a light rich soil, and is increased by seed, or dividing at the root. STRATIOTES is an aquatic genus, which requires to be grown in a pond or ditch, or in a cistern of water; and increases by ...

Google previewEconomic Entomology (1897)

Pamphlets

Stipa is a very valuable grass to the stockmen of the prairie regions, where blue grass has not been introduced, as it appears two or three weeks earlier than the other wild upland grasses, thus furnishing much earlier grazing than could ...

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

STIPA is a genus of the Grasses. The annual spe— cies may be sown in the open ground. SUBULARIA aguatica belongs to the Cruciferae : it only requires to be sown near a pond or rivulet. Succowm also belongs to the Cruciferes, and must ...

Google previewGardening Step by Step (2011)

by DK

The Stipa is the tallest plant, so place it toward the back. In front, plant the dainty Perovskia and upright Calamagrostis. This grass flowers earlier in the season, but in fall the seedheads are an attractive rich brown. Allow the grass to mingle ...

Google previewFlora of North America: Magnoliophyta: Commelinidae (in part): Poaceae, part 1 (1993)

by Flora of North America Editorial Committee

As treated here, Stipa is a genus of 150–200 species, all of which are native to Eurasia or northern Africa. Until recently, the genus was interpreted as including almost all species of Stipeae with cylindrical florets. In several parts of the world, ...

Google previewTexas by Terán (2010)

The Diary Kept by General Manuel de Mier y Terán on His 1828 Inspection of Texas by General Manuel de Mier y Terán

Stipa is the genus called speargrass. Estebia is a common name for a European thistle(Microlon- chus salmanticus), which looks a lot like ...

Google previewEcological Studies in the Tension Zone Between Prairie and Woodland (1917)

by John Ernest Weaver, Albert F. Thiel

Stipa is a dominant over the whole prairie and is especially abundant on the higher ridges. It, like Poa, gives a distinct tone to the landscape throughout June even after the ripening and drying up of the inflorescence. Psomlea. floribunda, a ...

Google previewContribution[s] from the Botanical Survey of Nebraska (1917)

Stipa is a dominant over the Whole prairie and is especially abundant on the higher ridges. It, like Poa, gives a distinct tone to the landscape throughout June even after the ripening and drying up of the inflorescence. Psoralea fioribunda, a ...

Google previewBotanical Aspects of Environment and Economy at Gordion, Turkey (2011)

by Naomi F. Miller

Today, Stipa is an important component ...

Google previewDryland Climatology (2011)

by Sharon E. Nicholson

Stipa is the characteristic and most abundant cool-season annual, ...

Google previewSoil Genesis and Classification (2011)

by Stanley W. Buol, Randal J. Southard, Robert C. Graham, Paul A. McDaniel

Stipa is the main genus in the western Russian steppes. The mean annual ...

Google previewThe Botanical Cultivator; Or, Instructions for the Management and Propagation of the Plants Cultivated in the Hothouses, Greenhouses, and Borders, in the Gardens of Great Britain (1821)

by Robert SWEET

STIPA is a genus of the Grasses. ' The annual species may be sown in the open ground. SUBULARIA aquatica belongs to the Cruciferae: - it only requires to be sown near a pond or rivulet. Succowm also belongs to the Cruciferae, and must ...

Google previewHandbook for Sound Engineers (2013)

by Glen Ballou

(STIPA is a protected name and refers to a measurement made with a modulated signal. Although STIPA can be derived from an impulse response, any such measurement must be clearly indicated as being an equivalent STIPA). At the time of ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

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

Gray English: common stimpsonia China: jia po po na Stipa L. Gramineae Origins: Greek stype, ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Londinensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature (1828)

STIPA, in Botany, a genus of the class triandria, order digynia, natural order of gramina, graminee or grasses.— Generic Character. Calyx: glume one-flowered, twovalved, lax, acuminate. "Corolla two-valved: outer valve terminated at the tip by ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Global Change (2001)

Environmental Change and Human Society

increase in abundance in the drier areas and together with grasses (mainly Stipa capillata and Festuca sulcata) provide a sparse cover that stretches discontinuously from the Black Sea ...

Google previewThe new international encyclopaedia (1905)

by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby

FEATHER-GRASS (Stipa). A genus of grasses. The species, mostly natives of warm temperate climates, have a peculiarly graceful appearance which is due to the great length of the awns. In some of them the awn is beautifully feathered.

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Medicinal and Poisonous Plants (2016)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (5 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi

Stipa rudis Spreng. (Austrostipa rudis (Spreng.) S.W.L. Jacobs & J. Everett) New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania, Queensland. Perennial tussock grass, tall, erect , wiry, open, caespitose, extravaginal shoots, ligule ovate and laciniate, auricles ...

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

by Sir George Watt

Stipa. FEL—. Bile. Vern. — Safra, Hind. ; Pitta, Sans. ; Safral, Arab. ; Zahrahe, Peks. Medicine. — The bile of the buffalo, wild boar ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Londinensis (1828)

by John Wilkes

STIPA, in Botany, a genus of ' the' class triandria, order digynia, natural order of gramina, gramineae or grasses.-— Generic Character. Calyx: glume one- flowered, twovalved, lax, acuminate. Corolla two-valved: outer valve terminated atthe ...

Google previewThe American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1915)

STIPA. VIRIDULA. STOMATITIS. tional or trophic reaction in an irritable tissue, adequate s. , one that acts specifically upon the end-organs only, as light upon the retina. Called also homologous s. chemic s., one which induces a chemic ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India: Abaca to Buxus (1899)

by Sir George Watt, Edgar Thurston, T. N. Mukharji

Macrochloa (Stipa) tenatissima (mats, baskets). Maranta dichotoma (Shital-pati mats). Melocanna bambusoides (mats). Moringa pterygosperma (mats). Nannorhops Ritchieana (matting, baskets, leaves used for ).

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