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Definition of the noun arctotis
What does arctotis mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- herbs and subshrubs: African daisy
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- synonym of Arctotis: genus Arctotis
- more generic term: asterid dicot genus = genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
- member of: aster family / Asteraceae / Compositae / family Asteraceae / family Compositae = plants with heads composed of many florets: aster; daisy; dandelion; goldenrod; marigold; lettuces; ragweed; sunflower; thistle
Phrases with Arctotis
Phrases starting with the word Arctotis:
- Arctotis Aurea
- Arctotis Nivea
- Arctotis Rosea
- Arctotis Lancea
- Arctotis Nodosa
- Arctotis Repens
- Arctotis Wyleyi
- Arctotis Elegans
- Arctotis grandis
- Arctotis Scaposa
- Arctotis Superba
- Arctotis Tristis
- arctotis venusta
- Arctotis Adpressa
- Arctotis Echinata
- Arctotis fastuosa
- Arctotis Calendula
- Arctotis Decumbens
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Foolproof recipes for year-round colour by Ceri Thomas
Arctotis is a pretty daisy native to the dry stony areas of South Africa - which explains its ability to withstand periods of drought in a container. Watch out for greenfly, as they are sometimes a problem. Once thought to be a type of petunia, ...
by Robert SWEET
ARCTOTIS is a genus nearly allied to the last, and requires much the same treatment; there are numerous very handsome species. The dwarf species might be increased by dividing them at the root; the shrubby ones, from cuttings, planted in ...
Garden flowers of summer (1917)
by Ellen Eddy Shaw
Arctotis is a lovely annual resembling the Daisy, brought here from South Africa. The foliage remains close to lhc ground while the flower stems shoot up to a height of fifteen inches. The leaves are bluish green ...
Arctotis decurrens, Jacq., Rhododendron intricalum, French., Coelogyne Lawrenceuna, Rolfe, Oldenlandia dolichanlha, Stapf, and Shortia uniflora, Maxim . The Arctotis is a handsome South African species recently reintroduced into cultivation ...
Kew Bulletin (1908)
Arctotis decurrens, Jacq., Rhododendron intricatum, Franch., Coelogyne Lawrenceana, Rolfe, Oldenlandia dolichantha, Stapf, and Shortia uniflora, Maxim . The Arctotis is a handsome South African species recently reintroduced into cultivation ...
Our garden flowers (1910)
a popular study of their native lands, their life histories, and their structural affiliations,pcby Harriet L. Keeler ... with 90 illustrations from photographs and 186 illustrations from drawings by Harriet Louise Keeler
Arctotis is a remarkably handsome annual from south-western Africa, and a most valuable addition to our list of summer flowers. It belongs to the daisy type of white-rayed composites; its flower- heads on long stems are large and showy, being ...
Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi
Arctotis L. Asteraceae 187 A. bicolor (Nutt.) A. Gray California: mission manzanita A. canescens Eastw. California: hoary manzanita A . catalinae P.
The gardeners dictionary (1835)
by Philip Miller
Arctotis. Class Syngenesia Polygamia Neces- saria. Nat. Ord. Composite. The Characters are — Receptacle setose, alveolate ; pericarps half two celled, or two furrowed at the back ; pappus paleaceous : involucre imbricated, ...
comprehending all the modern improvements in the art ... with correct engravings ... from original drawings by Sydenham Edwards by Alexander MACDONALD (pseud. [i.e. R. W. Dickson.])
ARCTOTIS, a genus comprising herbaceous plants and shrubby perennials of the exotic kind for the green-house. It belongs to the class and order Syngenesia Polygamia Necessaria, and ranks in the natural order of Corymbiferae.
More Than 500 Outstanding Choices for Gardeners by Ray Rogers
ARCTOTIS. African daisy, monarch of the veldt Family: Asteraceae Cultural group: annuals ( usually) Height: to 2 ft., but many newer cultivars reach about 1 ft.
Containing the Best and Newest Methods of Cultivating and Improving the Kitchen, Fruit, and Flower Garden, and Nursery; of the Performing the Practical Parts of Agriculture; of Managing Vineyards, and of Propagating All Sorts of Timber Trees by Philip Miller
Arctotis serrata. Lin.
Arctotis call indusa: radiant t!orets twelve- old, nearly entire. 3. Arctotis hypochondriaca : rag ant florets trifid, the middle inflected. Y. A Ctotis tritis ; radiant florets four-parted. 3. A &totis coruscans : radiant florets three-parted ; the exterior one t; ...
Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (5 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi
Arctotis arctotoides (L.f.) O. Hoffm. (Osteospermum arctotoides L.f.; Venidium arctotoides (L.f.) Less.; Venidium decurrens Less.) South Africa. Perennial herbaceous groundcover, leaves and stems covered with small white hairs See Species ...
by Abraham Rees
Arctotix, arctoli: ,- containing rough-leaved arctotis ;_. narrow-lenvcd arctotis ;-sea ing-wort lcavcd arctotis ;plantain-leavcd arctttis. _ ' Artemisie, 'nag-cum ,- Containing tree Wormwood. list/efflux, swallow-wort,- containing thrub asclepiaa.
by Walter P. Wright
Ageratum * Antirrhinurns Arctotis grandis Asters, ...
The Encyclopædic Dictionary (1879)
A New and Original Work of Reference to All the Words in the English Language, with a Full Account of Their Origin, Meaning, Pronunciation, and Use by Robert Hunter
arctotis; Gr. apxrov (arkttis) = a bear.] A genus of plants belonging to the order Ast*-- raoese, or Composites. The aperies are found at the CajMj of Good Hope, whence some have been introduced into ...
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Double Namaqualand Daisy
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- Arctotis and Apis
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- Karoo Daisy (Arctotis leiocarpa)
Klipspringer Pass, Potlekkertjie Loop, Karoo NP, Western Cape, SOUTH AFRICA
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- Arctotis sp
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- White Arctotis
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- Arctotis - Gerbera - South African Daisy
Arctotis, Transvaal daisy etc simple form from the Asteraceae family.
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- Arctotis sp
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