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Acropera

Definition of the noun Acropera

What does Acropera mean as a name of something?

Acropera is a genus of Orchidaceae.

Acropera is a subgenus of Orchidaceae.

Phrases with Acropera

  1. Acropera Grandiflora
  2. Genus Acropera

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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

ACROPERA is a genus of epiphytous Orchideaa, requiring a similar treatment to Acanthophippium. ACROSTICHUM is a cryptogamods genus, belonging to the order Filices or Ferns. Loam and peat is the best mixture for the species. The only ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

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

Acropera Lindley Orchidaceae Acropera Lindley Orchidaceae Origins: Greek akros. 30 Acianthera Scheidw. Orchidaceae Acianthera Scheidw. Orchidaceae Origins: Greek ake, akis, akidos "a point" and anthera "anther," pointed anther.

Google previewA Dictionary of Modern Gardening (1847)

by George William Johnson

ACROPERA loddigesii. Stove epiphyte. Division. Peat and potsherds. A C R O P H Y L L U M verticillatumfi' Green-house shrub. Cuttings. Loam and peat. ACROSPIRE is the name whereby malsters, gardeners, and others describe the sprouts ...

Google previewA Manual and Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns (1908)

by John Christopher Willis

(Acropera Lindl.). Orchidaceae (19)- 20 sp. trop. Am. Epiphytes with hanging flrs. whose ovavy is so bent that the labellum comes to stand above the column. The sepals and petals spring from the column (an argument for its axial nature).

Google previewThe Cottage Gardeners' Dictionary (1860)

Describing the Plants, Fruits, and Vegetables Desirable for the Garden, and Explaining the Terms and Operations Employed in Their Cultivation : with an Alphabetical List of Synonymes by George William Johnson

galeata, Acropera Loddigesii. M. Steelii, Scuticaria. M. citrina lentiginosa, Rollissonii, Stapelioides, and xanthina, Promemza. M. atro-purpurea, aureo-fulva , and vitellina, Bifrenaria. M. Brooklehurstiana, Houllelia. M. Warreana, Warream: ...

Google previewDictionary of Generic Names of Seed Plants (1995)

by Tatiana Wielgorskaya, Armen Leonovich Takhtadzhi͡an

New Caledonia Acropera Lindl.

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

Acropera Lindl. = Gongora Ruiz et Pav.

Google previewThe Gardeners' Dictionary (1886)

Enumerating the Plants, Fruits, and Vegetables Desirable for the Garden and Explaining the Terms and Operations Employed in Their Cultivations by George W. Johnson

Acropera. GLA GON [ 932 ]...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns (1973)

by John Christopher Willis, Herbert Kenneth Airy Shaw

(Acropera. Lindl.). Orchidaceae (11. 13). 20 trop. Am. Epiph. with hanging fls. whose ovary is ...

Google previewThe Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening (1901)

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

Acropera aurantiaca (B. M. 5501). - G. barbata (bearded)." Jl. showy; sepals and petals olivebrown; # convolute, forming a long tube, rosy-pink at £ white in front, bearing on the disk many '. ink protuberances; raceme two- to five-flowered; ...

Google previewThe Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening: T to Z, and Supplement (1889)

by George Nicholson

Acropera aurantiaca (B. M. 5501).

Google previewA pocket botanical dictionary, by J. Paxton assisted by prof. Lindley (1868)

by Samuel Hereman

Morcton Bay 1838 Acropera, Lindley.

Google previewSupplement to Craig's universal dictionary (1864)

Acropera, ak-ro-pe'ra, s. (akre, the summit, and pera, a small sack, Gr., on account of the small sack-like appendage at the top of the labellum.) A genus of plants, producing pale-yellow and purple-spotted flowers: Order, Orchidacese.

Google previewThe Universal English Dictionary (1869)

Comprising the Etymology, Definition, and Pronunciation of All Known Words in the Language, as Well as Technical Terms Used in Art, Science, Literature, Commerce, and Law by John Craig, P. Austin Nuttall

ACROPERA, ak-ro-pe'ra, s. (akre, the summit, and pera, a small sack, Gr., on account of the small sack-like appendage at the top of the labellum.). A genus of plants, producing pale-yellow and purple-spotted flowers: Order, Orchidaceae.

Google previewA Pocket Botanical Dictionary (1849)

Comprising the Names, History, and Culture of All Plants Known in Britain; with a Full Explanation of Technical Terms by Sir Joseph Paxton, John Lindley

# AcRoPERA, Lindley.

Google previewThe Century Supplement to the Dictionary of Gardening (1901)

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

Acropera aurantiaca (B. M. 5501). G. barbata (bearded).* fl. showy ; sepals and petals olive - brown ; lip convolute, forming a long tube, rosy-pink at base, white in front, ...

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