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Video footage: Cornus kousa, also called Korean dogwood, is small deciduous in family Cornaceae. Common names include Japanese dogwood, kousa, and kousa dogwood. Synonyms are Benthamia and Cynoxylon kousa.
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Definition of the noun Benthamia

What does Benthamia mean as a name of something?

Benthamia is a genus of Boraginaceae.

Benthamia is a genus of Cornaceae.

Benthamia is a genus of Orchidaceae.

Benthamia is a genus of Orchideae.


Benthamia is an genus of Orchidaceae family. It contains 29 recognized species, all native to Madagascar, Mauritius and Réunion.

Phrases with Benthamia

  1. Benthamia Elata
  2. Benthamia Kousa
  3. Benthamia Macra
  4. Benthamia Nivea
  5. Benthamia Exilis
  6. Benthamia Misera
  7. Benthamia Flavida
  8. Benthamia Florida
  9. Benthamia Praecox
  10. Benthamia Procera
  11. Benthamia Viridis
  12. Benthamia Africana
  13. Benthamia Arenaria
  14. Benthamia Capitata
  15. Benthamia Japonica
  16. Benthamia Perrieri
  17. Benthamia Rostrata
  18. Benthamia Bathieana
  19. Benthamia Catatiana
  20. Genus Benthamia

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Google previewGardening (1895)

The Japanese Benthamia is a small tree not at all unlike our own flowering dogwood in general appearance. But our dogwood comes into blossom before the leaves appear and lasts in beauty till the foliage begins to expand; the Benthamia ...

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

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

(Amsinckia barbata Greene; Benthamia lycopsoides (Lehm.) Lindl. ex Druce; Benthamia lycopsioides (Lehm.) Druce) North America, British Columbia ...

Google previewAn Encyclopaedia of Trees and Shrubs; Being the Arboretum Et Fruticetum Britannicum Abridged ... with Engravings of Nearly All the Species (1853)

by John Claudius Loudon

BENTHAMIA Lindl. The BENTHAMIA. Lin. Syst. Tetrándria Monogynia. Identification. Lindl. in Bot. Reg., t. 1579. Synonyme.

Google previewBeeton's Dictionary of every-day gardening (1871)

by Samuel Orchart Beeton

The following are a few choice Benthamia. sorts selected from more than 350 species known to botanists : — B. fuchsioides, — remarkable for its graceful habit . B. odoratn, — remarkable for the fragrant odour, from which it derives its name.

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1897)

by Thomas Spencer Baynes, Day Otis Kellogg, William Robertson Smith

BENTHAMIA, a genus of plants of the family Cornacece, consisting of Asiatic trees or shrubs, of which the fruit is formed of many small drupes grown together. B. frugifera, a native of Nepaul, is a small tree, with lanceolate leaves, and a reddish ...

Google previewThe New Werner Twentieth Century Edition of the Encyclopaedia Britannica (1905)

A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature, Science, History, Geography, Commerce, Biography, Discovery and Invention

BENTHAMIA, a genus of plants of the family Corn acta, consisting of Asiatic trees or shrubs, of which the fruit is formed of many small drupes grown together. B. frugifera, a native of Nepaul, is a small tree, with lanceolate leaves, and a reddish ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Modern Gardening (1846)

by George William Johnson

Laurus Benzoin, BENTHAMIA fragifera. Hardy evergreen shrub. Seeds or layers. Common loamy soil ...

Google previewDictionary of Generic Names of Seed Plants (1995)

by Tatiana Wielgorskaya, Armen Leonovich Takhtadzhi͡an

Fabaceae Benthamia A. Rich. 1828. Orchidaceae. 25 Mascarene Is. Benthamidia Spach = Cornus L. Corna- ceae Benthamiella Speg.

Google previewThe cottage gardener's dictionary, ed. by G.W. Johnson. [With] (1857)

by Cottage gardener

Cornus capitata, Benthamia fragifera. 0. asperifolia and stricta asperifolia, ft sericea asperifolia. C. oblongifolia, C. sericea oblongifolia, Cornuta punctata, Hosta cterulea. Corydalis fungosa, Adlumia cirrhosa. C. Canadensis and tenuifolia, ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana; or, universal dictionary of knowledge, on an original plan: comprising the twofold advantage of a philosophical and an alphabetical arrangement, with appropriate engravings (1845)

Edited by Edw. Smedley, Hugh Jam. Rose, and H. John Rose. (Text: voll. XXVI. Plates: voll. III. Index

Examples, Cornus, Benthamia. 128. Loranthacea:, Richard. — Flowers hermaphrodite or unisexual ; calyx girded at the base by a calyculus, adnate to the ovarium, entire or lobed ; petals four to eight, distinct or cohering more or less, with a ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge on an Original Plan Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings Edited by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose (1845)

Mixed sciences, vol. 5

Examples, Cornus, Benthamia. 128. Loranthacea', Richard.-— Flowers hermaphroditc or unisexnal; calyx girded at the base by a calycnlus, adnate to the ovarium, entire or lobed; petals four to eight, distinct or cohering more or less, with a ...

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