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Definition of the noun Callixene
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Callixene is a genus of Alstroemeriaceae.
- synonym: genus Callixene
- kingdom: Plantae
- phylum: Tracheophyta
- class: Liliopsida
- order: Liliales
- family: Alstroemeriaceae
- genus: Luzuriaga
Callixene is a kind of Alstroemeriaceae.
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The Botany of the Antarctic Voyage of H.M. Discovery Ships Erebus and Terror in the Years 1839-1843 (1844)
Under the Command of Captain Sir James Clark Ross by Joseph Dalton Hooker
( Callixene is an Antarctic- American, and New Zealand genus. From the latter country Mr. Colenso has sent the C.parriflora, ...
Under the Command of Captain Sir J.C. Ross, 1839-43 by Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker
Callixene is an Antarctic-American, and New Zealand genus. From the latter country Mr. Colenso has sent the C. parvifiora, ...
The Botany [of] the Antarctic Voyage of H.M. Discovery Ships Erebus and Terror in the Years 1839-1843, Under the Command of Captain Sir James Clark Ross (1847)
by Joseph Dalton Hooker
Callixene is an Antarctic-American, and New Zealand genus. From the latter country Mr. Colenso has sent the C. parviflora, ...
An Illustrated Encyclopædia of Practical Horticulture for All Classes by Walter Page Wright
Callixene CALLITRIS. A genus of Coniferous trees (0rd. Conifem) allied to Thuya. and Cupressus. They may be propagated by seeds, or by cuttings of the half mature shoots in pots of sandy soil , kept in frames from which frost is just excluded in winter. Sandy, fibrous loam will suit them.
A Practical and Scientific Encyclopedia of Horticulture for Gardeners and Botanists by George Nicholson
Callixene polyphylla = Imitu'iagI erecta. Calobotrya. is included under Ribes. Calochortus ...
The Treasury of Botany: a Popular Dictionary of Vegetable Kingdom with which is Incorporated a Glossary of Botanical Terms Edited by John Lindley and Thomas Moore (1870)
CALLIXENE. A genus of Liliacere, containing branched under-shrubs from ex tratropical South America, with the base knotted, scaly, and leafless, the upper part with alternate half-clasping elliptical leathery leaves with thickened margins,and terminal or axillary flowers on short peduncles. The perianth is six- parted, coloured red, the three inner segments with two glands at the base; stamens six; style thick; berry small, three-celled, with two or three seeds in each cell. [J . T. S.] ...
The Edinburgh Encyclopaedia (1830)
P CALLIXENE, a genus of plants of the class Hexandria, and order Monogynia. See BotANY, . 194. p CALMAR, a sea-port town of Sweden, and the capital of a government of the same name, comprehending the eastern part of Finland, and the Isle of Oeland. It is strongly situated upon the Baltic, opposite to the island of Oeland, from which it is separated by the straits of Calmar, about seven miles in breadth. The streets of this town are regular, and cross each other at right angles; and ...
by Sir David Brewster
CALLIXENE, a genus of plants of the class Hexandria, and order Monogynia. See BotANY, . 194. P CALMAR, a sea-port town of Sweden, and the capital of a government of the same name, comprehending the eastern part of Finland, ...
by George Nicholson
Callixene polyphylle. = Lunuriaga erecta. Calobotrya is included ...
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