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Definition of the noun gleditsia
What does gleditsia mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- deciduous trees: honey locusts
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- synonym of Gleditsia: genus Gleditsia
- more generic term: rosid dicot genus = a genus of dicotyledonous plants
- member of: Caesalpinioideae / subfamily Caesalpinioideae = alternative name in some classification systems for the family Caesalpiniaceae
- Gleditsia aquatica / swamp locust / water locust = honey locust of swamps and bottomlands of southern United States having short oval pods
- Gleditsia triacanthos / honey locust = tall usually spiny North American tree having small greenish-white flowers in drooping racemes followed by long twisting seed pods; yields very hard durable reddish-brown wood
Phrases with Gleditsia
- Gleditsia Caspia
- Gleditsia Caspica
- Gleditsia Horrida
- Gleditsia Inermis
- Gleditsia Africana
- gleditsia aquatica
- Gleditsia Coccinea
- Gleditsia japonica
- Gleditsia sinensis
- Gleditsia X texana
- Gleditsia Koraiensis
- Gleditsia monosperma
- Gleditsia Triacantha
- Gleditsia Officinalis
- gleditsia triacanthos
- Gleditsia Melanacantha
- Gleditsia Caroliniensis
- Gleditsia Horrida Caspica
- Gleditsia Horrida Horrida
- genus gleditsia
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A Translation of the Shen Nong Ben Cao Jing by Shouzhong Yang
Gleditsia is a good emetic. It provokes sneezing , disperses wind phlegm, dissipates swelling, kills worms, and lubricates the ...
Florida Ethnobotany (2004)
by Daniel F. Austin
Gleditsia is a legume genus ...
The Plant World (1901)
An Illustrated Monthly Journal of Popular Botany
The Gleditsia is a tree 100 to 120 feet in height, with a trunk rarely more than 2| feet in diameter. It grows in the high, rather dry bottom-lands of the Brazos river, Texas, and may be readily distinguished from the common honey- locust (G.
Medicine, Medicine by CTI Reviews
Gleditsia is a genus of locust trees in the family Fabaceae, subfamily Caesalpinioideae, native to North America and Asia. The Latin name commemorates Johann Gottlieb Gleditsch, director of the Berlin Botanical Gardens, who died in 1786.
by CTI Reviews
Gleditsia: Gleditsia is a genus of locust trees inthe family Fabaceae, subfamily Caesalpinioideae, native to North America and Asia. TheLatin name commemorates Johann Gottlieb Gleditsch, director of the Berlin Botanical Gardens, who ...
Plant Biology (2016)
by CTI Reviews
Gleditsia is a genus of locust trees in the family Fabaceae, subfamily Caesalpinioideae, native to North America and Asia. The Latin name commemorates Johann Gottlieb Gleditsch, director of the Berlin Botanical Garden , who died in 1786.
The Nation (1892)
An instance of this unfortunate perversity in the present volume is the spelling Gleditsia for Gleditschia. Gleditsia is the original spelling of Linnaeus , but as the ...
Volume 1: North America by M.M. Grandtner
gleditsia (italian) 3336 Gleditsia aquatica Marshall Leguminosae MCME SE North America (USA: New York, Missourito Maryland, Texas to Florida) M D ...
Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (5 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi
in English: Chinese honey locust in China: tsao chia, tsao chio, zao jia in India: dozahk, dozakh Gleditsia triacanthos L. (Acacia americana Stokes; Acacia americana Cat. Long. ex Stokes; Acacia inermis Steud.; Acacia inermis hort. ex Steud.; ...
by Michael A. Dirr
Ginkgo biloba Golden ColonnadeTM fall color Ginkgo biloba Presidential GoldTM fall color inermis, thornless common honeylocust, fall color Gleditsia triacanthosf. inermis. male selection. observed seeds on 45° angle to the central leader.
by Frank Bisby
Gleditsia macracantha Desf. Gleditsia sinensis Lam. Gleditsia triacanthos L. Glicina, see Wisteria sinensis (Sims) Sweet Gliricidia ehrenbergii (Schldl.) Rydb., see Hybosema ehrenbergii (Schldl.) Harms Gliricidia maculata (Kunth) Walp., see ...
by Frances Tenenbaum
Gleditsia gleh-DIT-see-ah. Pea family, Fabaceae. Hailing from Asia, North and South America, and Africa, the ...
by Tatiana Wielgorskaya, Armen Leonovich Takhtadzhi͡an
= Gleditsia L. Fabaceae Gleditsia L. 1753. Fabaceae. 14 eastern Caucasus and northern Iran (1, E. cas- pia), trop.
by John Buckingham
from Acacia karroo, Gleditsia triacanthos and other plants. Substances controlling thigmonastic and nyctinastic leaf movements .
Encyclopaedia Perthensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, Etc. : Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)
- GLEDITSIA, tRiple.THoRNED Acacia, or HoNEY locust; a genus of the dioecia order, belonging to the polygamia class of plants; and in the natural method ranking under the 33d order, Lomentaceae.
Encyclopedia of Evolution (2009)
by Stanley A. Rice
Gleditsia triacanthos, a tree in the bean family, produces very long, spiral seed pods. No native species of mammal regularly eats these pods, even though they are juicy and sweet. Once cattle were introduced to North America, many of them ...
Honey locust Importance Gleditsia triacanthos is a hardy, adaptable and useful tree, native to hardwood forests of eastern, central, and southern USA. It is tolerant of drought and frost and grows in all types of soil, thriving from cold- temperate to ...
Ultimate Visual Dictionary (2011)
(Gleditsia triacanthos) Pinnule (leaflet ...
Complete Information About the Harmful and Desirable Ingredients in Cosmetics and Cosmeceuticals by Ruth Winter
GLECHOMA HEDERACEA •See Ground Ivy Extract GLEDITSIA AUSTRALIS • A thorny tree with green spikes of flowers. Sweet extract used as flavoring and as an emollient ingredient. GLIADIN • A protein derived from wheat. See Wheat Germ ...
by Viktorija Briggs
Honey Locust: Latin:Gleditsia triacanthos Other Names: Three Thorned Acacia Attributes: Beauty, Binding, Faery magick, Physical attractiveness, Protection Other Uses: Beer Gender: F Planet: Sun Element: Air ...
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Cluj Napoca botanical museum
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- Gleditsia triacantos
Widely planted from the southeast U.S. Known as Thorn Locust or Honey Locust. Photo from central Chile.
Photo credit: Dick Culbert
- A new Gleditsia
A lovely, sunny afternoon up at Highdown Gardens, near Worthing in West Sussex.
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