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Persica is a genus of Rosaceae.

Persica is a genus of incertae sedis, described by Maghsoudlou, Bulnes & Rahimian in 2015.

Persica is a genus of Pleioplanidae, described by Maghsoudlou, Bulnes & Rahimian in 2015.

Writings

"Persica" is a lost historical work by 5th century BC Greek historian Ctesias of Cnidus, about Assyria and Persia.

  • language: Ionic Greek
  • subjects: Sardanapalus, Assyria, Persian Empire

Miscellanea

Persica is an annual multidisciplinary peer-reviewed academic journal published by Peeters Publishers. It is the official journal of the Genootschap Nederland-Iran. The journal is abstracted and indexed in the Index Islamicus. Articles are published in English, French, or German.

Phrases with Persica

  1. Persica Nana
  2. Poa Persica
  3. iris persica
  4. Juno Persica
  5. Rosa Persica
  6. Sida Persica
  7. Aerva Persica
  8. Amata Persica
  9. Avena persica
  10. Bolma Persica
  11. Carex Persica
  12. Cydia Persica
  13. Delia Persica
  14. Draba Persica
  15. Garra persica
  16. Genus Persica
  17. Ligia Persica
  18. Lispe Persica
  19. Malus Persica
  20. Nassa Persica

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Google previewBiology (2016)

by CTI Reviews

The peach, Prunus persica, is a deciduous tree, native to NorthWest China, in the region between the Tarim basin and the north slopes of the Kunlun Shan mountains, where it was first domesticated and cultivated. It bears an edible juicy fruit also called a peach. The species name persica refers to its widespread cultivation in Persia, whence it was transplanted to Europe. A samara is a type of fruit in which a flattened wing of fibrous, ...

Google previewEconomic Botany, Plants in our World (2016)

by CTI Reviews

The peach, Prunus persica, is a deciduous tree, native to NorthWest China, in the region between the Tarim basin and the north slopes of the Kunlun Shan mountains, where it was first domesticated and cultivated. It bears an edible juicy fruit also called a peach. The species name persica refers to its widespread cultivation in ...

Google previewLife (2016)

by CTI Reviews

The peach, Prunus persica, is a deciduous tree, native to NorthWest China, in the region between the Tarim basin and the north slopes of the Kunlun Shan mountains, where it was first domesticated and cultivated. It bears an edible juicy fruit also called a peach. The species name persica refers to its widespread cultivation in Persia, whence it was transplanted to Europe. In botany, a pome is a type of fruit produced by flowering plants in the subtribe Malinae of the family Rosaceae.

Google previewBiology , Dynamic Science, Volume 3, Units 5 and 6 (2016)

by CTI Reviews

The peach, Prunus persica, is a deciduous tree, native to NorthWest China, in the region between the Tarim basin and the north slopes of the Kunlun Shan mountains, where it was first domesticated and cultivated. It bears an edible juicy fruit also called a peach. The species name persica refers to its widespread cultivation in ...

Google previewThe Pathogenic Spirochetes: strategies for evasion of host immunity and persistence (2012)

by Monica E. Embers

Throughout Middle Eastern countries, Egypt, the southern countries of the former Soviet Union, India, and Kashmir, Borrelia persica is a primary causative agent of tick-borne RF borreliosis (Sidi et al. 2005; Parola and Raoult 2001; Assous and...

persica is the primary causative agent of tick-borne RF borreliosis, two additional species that may cause human disease are Borrelia caucasica and Borrelia latyschewii (Assous and Wilamowski 2009). As molecular data continue to be ...

Google previewEssentials of Biology (2016)

by CTI Reviews

The peach, Prunus persica, is a deciduous tree, native to NorthWest China, in the region between the Tarim basin and the north slopes of the Kunlun Shan mountains, where it was first domesticated and cultivated. It bears an edible juicy fruit also called a peach. The species name persica refers to its widespread cultivation in Persia, whence it was transplanted to Europe. A samara is a type of fruit in which a flattened wing of fibrous, papery tissue develops from the ovary wall.

Google previewThe Horticultural Register and Gardener's Magazine (1835)

by Thomas Green Fessenden, James Engelbert Teschemacher, Joseph Breck

The nectarine is called Persica laevis, the smooth peach, and according to Forsyth, received its common appellation from nectar, the poetical drink of the fabulous gods of the ancients. The flesh is rather firmer and the whole fruit more plump than the peach, — like this, the varieties are divided into freestone and clingstone. FREESTONE NECTARINES. Hoy's New Seedling. — Leaves with reniform glands; flowers small ; fruit middle size, pale green and red, ripens about the beginning ...

Google previewThe Gardener's Magazine and Register of Rural and Domestic Improvement (1828)

by John Claudius Loudon

The Morin# persica is a beautiful green-house perennial, of the natural order Dipsaceae, with red and white flowers, highly scented, in July and August. Tournefort was the discoverer of this beautiful plant, in the Levant, near Erzerum, about 1701. Though Erzerum is in the same latitude as Rome, yet being much higher above the level of the sea, the climate is colder. A great deal of snow had fallen at Erzerum in the night between the 2d and the 3d of July. Hence it is that the Morina ...

Google previewThe Vegetable Kingdom (1843)

Or, Handbook of Plants and Fruits by Loring Dudley Chapin

Persica is a delicate and fragrant tobacco of the east. The composition of ...

Google previewThe Analytical Review, Or History of Literature, Domestic and Foreign, on an Enlarged Plan (1792)

by Thomas Christie

The remarks on them, if not new, are interesting ; as, for inltance, that the spring siffron is a different species from the autumnal, the iris fibirica is a remedy against the venereal disease, the lyringa persica is an hybrid plant, eating rosemary improves the flesh of sheep, the jasmimim nfficinale is the dudaiia of the Hebrews, the ethcrial oil of the Jjringa inilgaris approaches to that of rose-wood, &c.

Google previewWitnesses to a World Crisis (2010)

Historians and Histories of the Middle East in the Seventh Century by James Howard-Johnston

The Expeditio Persica is the sole decent source for the manoeuvres ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Food and Color Additives (1997)

by George A. Burdock

Synonyms Peach kernel, extract (Prunus persica Sieb et Zucc.); Current CAS number Description Natural sources Peach kernel oil; Oils, peach kernel. 8023- 98-1 In addition to the commonly thought of peach flesh as a flavoring ingredient, other parts of the peach include the kernel, and leaves. Botanical sources Prunus persica Sieb et Zucc. (kernels only) and Prunus persica (L.) Batsch (leaves and fruit flesh). Family Rosaceae. Functional use in foods Flavoring agent. -un Regulatory ...

Google previewA dictionary of practical materia medica (1900)

by John Henry Clarke

Persica. Amygdalus persica. Peach. N. 0. Rosaceae. Tincture of the flowers. Infusion of the bark. Infusion of the leaves . Clinical. — Eyes, irritation of. Gastric irritation. Genital weakness Smell, loss of. Sprains. Taste, loss of.

PERSICA. 739.

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Grasses (2006)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology - 3 Volume Set by Umberto Quattrocchi

Pooideae, Poeae, Poinae, or Pooideae, Poodae, Poeae, annual, herbaceous, hollow, auricles absent, ligule an unfringed membrane, plants bisexual, inflorescence paniculate, panicle branches whorled, spikelets pedicellate, 2 glumes unequal to very unequal, lower glume 1-nerved, upper glume 3-nerved, lemmas lanceolate to narrowly oblong, palea 2-nerved 2-keeled, 2 free lodicules, 3 stamens, ovary glabrous, 2 stigmas, type Eremopoa persica (Trin.) Roshev., see Species ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Medicinal and Poisonous Plants (2016)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (5 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi

Zhu; Persica davidiana Carrière; Prunus persica ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Nmaes (1999)

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

"persica arbor, the peach tree," referring to the shape of the leaves; see Philip Miller, The Gardeners Dictionary. Abridged edition. 4. London (28 Jan.) 1754. Species/Ve macular Names: P. capitata (D. Don) H. Gross {Polygonum capitatum Buch.-Ham. ex D. Don) English: knotweed P. decipiens (R. Br.) K.L. Wilson (Polygonum decipiens R. Br.) English: knotweed, slender knotweed P. hydropiper (L.) Spach (Polygonum hydropiper L.) English: water ...

Google previewBritish Encyclopedia (1819)

Or, Dictionary of Arts and Sciences, Comprising an Accurate and Popular View of the Present Improved State of Human Knowledge by William Nicholson

-—Amygdalus Persica , or peach-tree. Its native country is not known. It came to the Romans from Persia , as its Latin name, malus P61'8iCa, indicates: and it has been cultivated from time ...

Google previewThe Gardener's Dictionary: containing the methods of cultivating ... the ... garden, ... conservatory and vineyard. Abridg'd from the folio edition, etc (1741)

by Philip Miller

PERSICA; The Peach-tree. The Characters are; It hath long narrow Leaves; the Flower conso's of several Leaves, which are placed in a circular Order, and expand in form of Rose; the Pointal, which rises from the Centre of the Flower-cup, ...

Google previewAn Encyclopaedia of Gardening, Comprising the Theory and Practice of Horticulture, Floriculture, Arboriculture and Landscape-gardening, Including... a General History of Gardening in All Countries (1822)

by John Claudius Loudon

Amygdalus persica mana | Rosa, various sorts, 5 a.

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