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Lewisia

Definition of the noun lewisia

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noun - plural: -

  1. genus of western North American low-growing herbs having linear woolly leaves and large pink flowers

Phrases with Lewisia

Phrases starting with the word Lewisia:

  1. Lewisia leana
  2. Lewisia minor
  3. Lewisia leeana
  4. Lewisia minima
  5. Lewisia pygmaea
  6. Lewisia serrata
  7. Lewisia sierrae
  8. Lewisia tweedyi
  9. Lewisia Whiteae
  10. Lewisia disepala
  11. Lewisia howellii
  12. Lewisia maguirei

Phrases ending with the word Lewisia:

  1. genus lewisia
  2. Alpine Lewisia
  3. Nevada Lewisia
  4. Sierra Lewisia
  5. Species Lewisia
  6. Truckee Lewisia
  7. Wallowa Lewisia
  8. Howell's Lewisia

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Lewisia

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Google previewEldorado National Forest (N.F.), Desolation Wilderness Management Guidelines Revisions for the Eldorado National Forest (N.F.) and the Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit (LTBMU), Eldorado County (1998)

Environmental Impact Statement

Long-getaled Lewisia Long-petaled Lewisia is a species for which an environmental threshold has been established in the Lake Tahoe Basin (TRPA 1982). The threshold requires a minimum of 2 population sites to be maintained on the ...

Google previewMcCloud-Pit Hydroelectric Project, FERC Project No. P-2106 (2011)

Environmental Impact Statement

Howell's lewisia is a perennial herb in the purslane family distributed from Idaho through Oregon to Northern California. Specifically in California it is found in Shasta, Del Norte, Trinity, Humboldt, and Siskiyou Counties. It blooms from April to ...

Google previewBulletin of the United States Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (1882)

F.V. Hayden, Geologist-in-charge. 1874 and 1875[-1882] Vol. I[-VI] by Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.)

Lewisia is a most characteristic and almost peculiar genus; but the original species has ...

Google previewThe Vegetation of the Rocky Mountain Region and a Comparison with that of Other Parts of the World (1880)

by Asa Gray, Joseph Dalton Hooker

Lewisia is a most characteristic and almost peculiar genus ; but the original species has been found even in California, a'nd a ...

Google previewHeavenly Mountain Resort Master Plan Amendment 2005 (2006)

Environmental Impact Statement

Lewisia kelloggii ssp. hutchisonii and L. kelloggii ssp kelloggii, Kellogg's lewisia: Kellogg's lewisia is a small plant with basal leaves less then in ssp. kelloggii and greater then in ssp. hutchisonii 1.8 in long and less than 0.5 in wide. The leaves ...

Google previewDetroit Review of Medicine and Pharmacy (1867)

Lewisia is a more Northern plant, and delights in the arid plains of the Northwest, but is found south as far as the Napa Valley in California. This curious and highly interesting plant is placed, by Prof. Lindley, in another succulent and fleshy ...

Google previewThe House Plant Expert (2005)

Book two by D. G. Hessayon

Lewisia is a rock garden plant which is not easy to keep alive outdoors as it tends to rot in winter. You can enjoy this plant by growing it indoors — the dainty striped flowers are borne on 30 cm high stems in late spring. These stalks arise from a ...

Google previewGardening (1905)

Lewisia is a small herb belonging to the same family as portulaca and bears close to the ground large rose-purple blossoms, sometimes two inches in diameter. There are two species, the better- known of which is popularly called bitter-root.

Google previewAmerican Florist (1905)

Lewisia is a small herb belonging to the same family as portulaca and bears close to the ground large rose-purple blossoms, sometimes two inches in diameter. There are two species, the betterknown of which is popularly called bitter-root.

Google previewThe Practitioner's Encyclopedia of Flower Remedies (2014)

The Definitive Guide to All Flower Essences, their Making and Uses by Clare G. Harvey

Lewisia (Lewisia disepala) Positive qualities: Profound expansiveness of the soul ; star-like consciousness radiating exquisite sensitivity; the spirit breath of the cosmos united with the most tender aspects of human love and sensitivity. Patterns ...

Google previewA Manual and Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns: Outlines of the morphology, natural history, classification, geographical distribution and economic uses of the phanerogams and ferns (1897)

by John Christopher Willis

see the orders and genera mentioned above, and Velloziaceae, Cheilanthes, Espeletia, Dasylirion, Lewisia, &c. See also the Literature at end of chapter.

Google previewA Manual and Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns: The classes, cohorts, orders, and chief genera of phanerogams and ferns (1897)

by John Christopher Willis

4°4 Bird's-nest fern, Asplenium Bird's-nest orchis, Neottia Birthwort, Aristolochia Bistort, Polygonum Bitter orange, Citrus Bitter-root, Lewisia Bittersweet, Solanum Blackberry, Rubus Black-boy, Xanthorrhoea Black bryony, Tamus Black-cap ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Popular Names of the Plants which Furnish the Natural and Acquired Wants of Man, in All Matters of Domestic and General Economy (1882)

Their History, Products, & Uses by John Smith

Bitter-root, Canadian ( Lewisia ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Forest Sciences (2004)

by Julian Evans, John A. Youngquist

Allium acuminatum, Apocynum cannabium, Lewisia rediviva, Mentha arvensis, Scirpus acutus, Clintonia uniflora, Typha latifolia, Empetrum nigrum, Potentilla pacifica, Sedum divergens, etc. are some of the herbaceous plants used by people ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Montana (2000)

by Nancy Capace

White men called it Lewisia in honor of Captain Meriwether Lewis, and rediviva ( Latin for “lives again”) in recognition of its vitality. The gumbo lily, most abundant in Carbon County, is like the bitterroot, and even more beautiful. It is not so ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns (1973)

by John Christopher Willis, Herbert Kenneth Airy Shaw

Lewisia ...

Google previewAn illustrated Encyclopaedia of Gardening (2015)

by Walter P. Wright

repens Helianthemums Herniaria glabra Heuchera sanguinea and varieties Houstonia caerulea Hutchinsia alpina Hypericum olympicum Iberis Garrexiana , Gibraltarica Incarvillea Delavayi #f grandiflora Iris, see Iris Lewisia rediviva Linaria ...

Google previewChambers's Encyclopaedia (1889)

A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People, with Maps and Numerous Wood Engravings

LEWISIA—. LEYDEN. LEZE MAJESTY— LIBEL. LIBERATION— LIBEETY. LIBERTY OF THE SUBJECT— LIBAKIES. 108. portion, Harris, belongs to Inverness. Length, 60 miles; greatest breailth.

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