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Video footage: Beautiful pink celosia flamingo feather flower meadow from Goa, India in a windy and sunny morning. Celosia is small genus of edible and ornamental plants of amaranth family.
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Definition of the noun amaranth family

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noun

  1. cosmopolitan family of herbs and shrubs

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Google previewDictionary of Herbs, Spices, Seasonings, and Natural Flavorings (2013)

by Carole J. Skelly

Alstroemeria haemantha herb lily Bomarea edulis whiteJerusalem artichoke Amaranthaceae [Amaranth family] Amaranthus spp. amaranth Joseph'scoat ladybleeding loveliesbleeding lovely bleeding pigwortpilewort prince's feather ...

Google previewAcademic Press Dictionary of Science and Technology (1992)

by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press

Also, amaranthine, amaranth family see Amaranthaceae. Amaranthus [am a ran' thas] Botany, a genus of dicotyledenous plants of the family Amaranthacae. Some species are cultivated, such as lovelies-bleeding, A. caudatus: others are ...

Google previewMerriam-Webster's Collegiate Encyclopedia (2000)

by Merriam-Webster, Inc

amaranth family \'a-m3-(ranth\ Family Amaranthaceae, which contains about 60 genera and more than 800 species of herbaceous plants and a few shrubs, trees, ...

Google previewTaylor's Encyclopedia of Garden Plants (2003)

by Frances Tenenbaum

Amaranth family, Amaranthaceae. Amaranthus is a cosmopolitan genus comprising 60 species of annuals or short-lived perennials found in wastelands and tilled fields in mild and tropical regions around the globe. While many species are ...

Google previewWyman's Gardening Encyclopedia (1986)

by Donald Wyman

AMARACUS = Origanum AMARANTH, ANNUAL GLOBE = Gomphrena globosa AMARANTHACEAE = The Amaranth Family AMARANTHUS (am-ar-ANTH-us). This is a group of annuals, some of which are vicious weeds and others of which ...

Google previewThe New International Encyclopaedia (1906)

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

ffi, Amaranth Family (For derivation, see Amaranth). A natural order of dicotyledonous plants, embracing about 500 species. They are widely distributed, but are most abundant in the tropics. In floral characters they greatly ...

Google previewIconographic encyclopaedia of science, literature, and art (1851)

the amaranth family, 111) : am tranihus, lb. AinaryllidLicete, the amaryllis family, 81.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1911)

In the Bahamas, Lithophila vermicularis, a creeping herb of the amaranth family, common on sandy shores. Memoir Torrey Bot. Club, XII.

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Beefsteak Plant (Iresine herbstii) Amaranth Family

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Small photo of Celosia silver, or Petosi scallop (lat. Celosia argentea). Annual herb, a species of Celosia (Celosia) of the Amaranth family (Amaranthaceae)Small photo of Iresine herbstii is a species of flowering plant in the amaranth family, Amaranthaceae.Small photo of Black quinoa seeds in wooden bowl. Edible fruits of the grain crop Chenopodium quinoa in the Amaranth family is a pseudocereal and used cooked. Isolated macro food photo close up from above on white.Small photo of Square of yellow, red, black and mixed quinoa seeds in triangular surfaces. Edible grain crop Chenopodium quinoa in the Amaranth family, a pseudocereal. Isolated macro food photo close up from above.Small photo of Red quinoa seeds in wooden bowl. Edible fruits of the grain crop Chenopodium quinoa in the Amaranth family is a pseudocereal and used cooked. Isolated macro food photo close up from above on white.Small photo of Mixed quinoa seeds in wooden bowl. Yellow, red and black edible fruits of grain crop Chenopodium quinoa in the Amaranth family, a pseudocereal. Isolated macro food photo close up from above on white.Small photo of Iresine herbstii pink plant potted over white background flowering plant in the amaranth family More...

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