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Lindleya

Definition of the noun Lindleya

What does Lindleya mean as a name of something?

Lindleya is a genus of Rosaceae.

Lindleya is a genus of Theaceae.

Lindleya is a genus of Maleae.

Explanation

Lindleya is a genus of Mexican evergreen trees of the family Rosaceae. The sole species, L. mespiloides, grows to a height of 6 metres and bears solitary white fragrant flowers in summer. The fruit are dry dehiscent capsules.

Phrases with Lindleya

Phrases starting with the word Lindleya:

  1. Lindleya Fruticosa
  2. Lindleya Mespiloides

Phrases ending with the word Lindleya:

  1. Genus Lindleya
  2. Echinocactus Lindleya

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Lindleya

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Google previewDictionary of Generic Names of Seed Plants (1995)

by Tatiana Wielgorskaya, Armen Leonovich Takhtadzhi͡an

Lindleya, Luetkea, Lyonothamnus, Maddenia, Malacomeles, Malus, Mar- cetella, Margyricarpus, Mespilus, Neil- lia, Neviusua, Novosieversia, Oemleria, Oncostylus, Osteomeles, Padellus, Pa- dus, Pentactina, Peraphyllum, Petrophy- ton, ...

Google previewThe Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening (1889)

A Practical and Scientific Encyclopedia of Horticulture for Gardeners and Botanists by George Nicholson

Lindleya, Humboldt, Bonplsnd, and Kunth. Lindsaya, Dryunder. Linnm, Gronovius. Linum, Linnaeus. Lipurin, Linnaeus. Liparis (plants), L. C. Richard. Liparis (insects), Ochsenheimer. Lippia, Linnaeus. Liquidambar, Linnmus. Liriodendron ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Modern Gardening (1846)

by George William Johnson

LINDLEYA mespiloides. Halfhardy evergreen shrub. Cuttings, and grafts on the common thorn and larger, cotoneasters. Sandy loam, mixed with calcareous rubbish 1811. LINDSAEA.

Google previewIconographic encyclopaedia of science, literature, and art (1851)

Example : Lindleya. Sub-order 3. Amygdalece. Calyx five-partite, with imbricate aestivation. Petals five. Stamens numerous or indefinite. Carpel single, with style entirely or nearly terminal, containing two suspended collateral ovules, becoming ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana: Miscellaneous and lexicographical (1845)

by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

LINDLEYA, in Botany, a genus of the class Icosandria, order Pentagynia, natural order Rosaceae. Generic character: calyx five-cleft, persisting ; corolla, petals five ; anthers lanceolate with a reflexed hook at the base; capsule five-celled, woody ...

Google previewEncyclopædia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge ... (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

LINDLEYA, in Botany, a genus of the class Icosandria, order Pentagynia, natural order Rosaceae. Generic character: calyx five-cleft, persisting ; corolla, petals five ; anthers lanceolate with a reflexed hook at the base; capsule five-celled, woody ...

Google previewEncyclopædia metropolitana; or, Universal dictionary of knowledge, ed. by E. Smedley, Hugh J. Rose and Henry J. Rose. [With] Plates (1845)

by Edward Smedley

LINDLEYA, in Botany, a genus of the class Jcosan- dria, order Pentagynia, natural order Rosacea;. Generic character: calyx five-cleft, persisting; corolla, petals five ; anthers lanceolate with a reflexed hook at the base ; capsule five- celled, ...

Google previewA Pocket Botanical Dictionary (1849)

Comprising the Names, History, and Culture of All Plants Known in Britain; with a Full Explanation of Technical Terms by Sir Joseph Paxton, John Lindley

LINDLEYA, Humboldt and Kunth. In honour of John Lindley, P.H.D., F.R.S., Professor of botany in University College, London, and author of mumerous botanical and horticultural works. Linn. 12, Or. 5, Nat. Or. Rosaceae. . A pretty dwarf ...

Google previewA new universal etymological technological, and pronouncing dictionary of the English language (1849)

by John Craig (F.G.S.)

Lindleya, lind-le'a, s. (in honour of John Lindley, F.B.S., Professor of Botany, London University.) A genus of plants, consisting of a tree from twenty to thirty feet high, with white tractate flowers, a native of Mexico : Order, Rosacea). Like, line, s.

Google previewA New Universal Etymological and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1848)

Embracing All the Terms Used in Art, Science and Literature by John Craig (F.G.S. of Glasgow.)

LINDLEYA, lind-le'a, s. (in honour of John Lindley, F.R.S., Professor of Botany, London University.) A genus of plants, consisting of a tree from twenty to thirty feet high, with white bracteate flowers, a native of Mexico: Order, Rosaceae. LINE ...

Google previewA New Universal Etymological, Technological, and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language, Embracing All the Terms Used in Science, Literature and Art (1858)

by John CRAIG (F.G.S.)

LINDLEYA, lind-le'a, s. (in honour of John Lindley, F.R.S., Professor of Botany, London University.) A genus of plants, consisting of a tree from twenty to thirty feet high, with white bracteate flowers, a native of Mexico: Order, Rosaceae. LINE ...

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Scrabble value of L1I1N1D2L1E1Y4A1

The value of this 8-letter word is 12 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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