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Definition of the noun liliaceae

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noun - plural: -

  1. includes species sometimes divided among the following families: Alliaceae; Aloeaceae; Alstroemeriaceae; Aphyllanthaceae; Asparagaceae; Asphodelaceae; Colchicaceae; Convallariaceae; Hemerocallidaceae; Hostaceae; Hyacinthaceae; Melanthiaceae; Ruscaceae; Smilacaceae; Tecophilaeacea; Xanthorrhoeaceae

Phrases with Liliaceae

  1. family liliaceae
  2. fritillaria liliaceae

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Liliaceae

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Google previewMonthly Bulletins (1905)

The Liliaceae is an order of monocotyledonous plants which is characterized by the regular and symmetrical and almost hexandrous flowers and by leaves in which the nerves are parallel. Many genera of highly ornamental garden flowers ...

Google previewJournal (1871)


Liliaceae is an order in which, as a general rule, the distinction between allied species cannot be investigated satisfactorily with dried specimens. Unfortunately for the object 350 MR. J. G. BAKEB ON LILIACE.E.

Google previewEnglish Mechanics and the World of Science (1891)

The order Liliaceae is the great bulb-bearing order. A corm (Fig. 275) has a thick, large, central axis, and only one layer of scales. A corm bears buds only at one point. The Crocus is a familiar example, icopitog (kormos), trunk. A tuber, as in ...

Google previewDesert Wildflowers of North America (1998)

by Ronald J. Taylor

Two- Leaved Senna LILY FAMILY Liliaceae Liliaceae is a large family, with worldwide.

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi

Bulbinopsis Borzi Asphodelaceae (Liliaceae) 371...

(Liliaceae). Origins: Greek bolbine, bolbos "a bulb, onion," Sanskrit pul "to accumulate, to gather," Latin bulbine, es, old name used by Plinius for a species of little onion or bulb; see ...

Google previewPhytochemical Dictionary (1998)

A Handbook of Bioactive Compounds from Plants, Second Edition by Herbert Baxter, J.B. Harborne, Gerald P. Moss

hyrcanus (Liliaceae). Used in the treatment of haemorrhoids. Ruscosides A and B, which are partly identified glycosides ...

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

by John Christopher Willis, Herbert Kenneth Airy Shaw

closely folded over one another, Allium, Galanthus, liliaceae, Lilium, Oxalis. Common in dry climates. Bulbil, a little bulb, usu. in place of a fl. in the infL, Agave, Allium, Cardamine, ...

Google previewA Manual and Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns (1908)

by John Christopher Willis

Liliaceae (iv). 3 sp.

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

a bulbous plant of the Lily family (Liliaceae), native of this country, abounding in some parts of the southern counties, especially about Bath, where the young flower-stalks are collected, ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Science for Gardeners (2015)

6000 Scientific Terms Explored and Explained by Michael Allaby

Liliaceae (order Liliales) A monocotyledon family of perennial geophytes with bulbs or rhizomes, and alternate, usually sessile, sometimes sheathing leaves. Flowers often large, actinomorphic or slightly zygomorphic, bisexual, with 6 free ...

Google previewAmazonian Ethnobotanical Dictionary (1994)

by James A. Duke, Rodolfo Vasquez

Liliaceae. “Cebolla”, 'Onion'. Surely an acquired remedy, the Rio Tapajos natives eat raw onions to lower cholesterol (BDS). (Fig. 9) Allium хат /ат L. Liliaceae. "Ajo", 'Garlic'. Chopped cloves applied to mange (FEO).

Google previewDictionary of Organic Compounds

by J. Buckingham

lobelianum ( Liliaceae).

Google previewEncyclopedia of Herbal Medicine (2016)

by Andrew Chevallier

(Liliaceae). Star. Grass,. True. Unicorn. Root,. Colic. Root. Description Perennial growing to 3 ft (1 m). Has a flowering stem, smooth lance-shaped leaves, and white bell-shaped flowers that appear to be covered with frost. Habitat & Cultivation ...

Google previewAn illustrated Encyclopaedia of Gardening (2015)

by Walter P. Wright

Liliaceae).—The ordinary Asparagus of the kitchen garden is sometimes pressed into service for ornamental purposes in its season, ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia britannica (1911)

a dictionary of arts, sciences, literature and general information by Hugh Chisholm

LILIACEAE, in botany, a natural order of Monocotyledons belonging to the series Lilii florae, and generally regarded as representing the typical order of Monocotyledons. The plants art generally perennial herbs growing from a bulb or rhizome, ...

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