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Definition of the noun halesia
What does halesia mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- deciduous small trees or shrubs of China and eastern North America
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- synonym of Halesia: genus Halesia
- more generic terms: dicot genus / magnoliopsid genus = genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
- member of: family Styracaceae / storax family / Styracaceae / styrax family = a widely distributed family of shrubs and trees of order Ebenales
- member: silver bell = any of various deciduous trees of the genus Halesia having white bell-shaped flowers
Phrases with Halesia
Phrases starting with the word Halesia:
- Halesia diptera
- Halesia Hispida
- halesia carolina
- Halesia monticola
- Halesia parviflora
- Halesia Reticulata
- halesia tetraptera
- Halesia Carolina Mollis
- Halesia Diptera Diptera
- Halesia Carolina Meehanii
- Halesia Monticola Vestita
- Halesia Carolina Laevigata
- Halesia Carolina Monticola
- Halesia Diptera Magniflora
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Other phrases containing the word Halesia:
- species Halesia diptera
- Species Halesia Hispida
- Species Halesia Corymbosa
- species Halesia monticola
- species Halesia parviflora
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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Halesia
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The Universal Gardener and Botanist: Or, A General Dictionary of Gardening and Botany ... The Second Edition. Carefully Revised ... and Very Much Enlarged, Etc (1797)
by Thomas MAWE (and ABERCROMBIE (John) Horticulturist.)
Quadrangular-fruited Halesia.] With shrubby stems, branching eight or ten, to twelve or fifteen feet high ; garnished with lanceolateoval, jagged leaves on glandulous foot-stalks : and clusters of white flowers at the sides of the branches, and the ...
Halesia (hâ-lé'si-á), n. [Named after Stephen Hales (1677–1761), a distinguished botanist.] An untenable name for Mohrodendron, the snowdrop- or silverbell-tree of the United States, belonging to the family Styracaceae, distinguished from ...
by John Christopher Willis
Halesia ; -berry (Am.), Elaeagnus argen- teus Pursh. ; -fir, Allies, Picea ; -tree, Leucadendron ; -wattle, Acacia; -weed, Potentilla Simple fruit, 107; -leaf, 51 Sinistrorse, turned to left Sinuate leaf, 53 Sinus, bay, ...
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)
Halesia (hâ-lé'si-ä), n. [Named after Stephen Hales (1677-1761), a distinguished botanist.] The generic name of the snowdrop-or silverbelltree of the southern United States, belonging to the natural order Styraceae, distinguished from Styrax ...
A Practical and Scientific Encyclopedia of Horticulture for Gardeners and Botanists by George Nicholson
Halesia, Linnaeus. Halimodendron. Fischer. Halleria, Linnaeus. Hallie, Thnnberg . Hamamelis, Linnaeus. Hamelia, J acquin. Hamiltonia, Roxburgh. Hancornia, Gomez. Haplopappus, Cassini. Hardenbergia, Bentham. Hardwiekia, Roxburgh.
Or Dictionary of Arts and Sciences. Comprising an Accurate and Popular View of the Present Improved State of Human Knowledge by William Nicholson
HALESIA, in botany, so named in honour of the learned and venerable Stephen Hales, D. D. F. R. S. a genus of the Dodeeandria Monogynia class and order. Natural order of Bicornes. Guajacanae, Jussieu, Essential character : calyx ...
HALESIA, in botany, so named in honour of the learned and venerable Stephen Hales, D. D. F. R. S. a genus of the Bode- candria Monogyuia class and order. Natural order of Bicornes. Goajacanx, Jus sieu. Essential character: calyx four- ...
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Halesia tetraptera 'Rosea'
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