lilyturf
lilyturf lilyturf n. Asiatic perennial tufted herb ({Liriope muscari}) with grasslike evergreen foliage and clusters of dark mauve grapelike flowers; grown as ground cover.

Syn: lily turf, {Liriope muscari}. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Lilyturf — is a name used in the United States to refer to a group of low growing, grass like perennials that are often used in landscaping for ground cover. The name may be applied to species of both the genus Liriope, and to the related genus Ophiopogon.… …   Wikipedia

  • lilyturf — /lil ee terrf /, n. 1. liriope. 2. See mondo grass. [LILY + TURF] * * * …   Universalium

  • lilyturf — noun Any of a group of low growing, grasslike perennials of the genera Liriope and Ophiopogon that are often used in landscaping for ground cover …   Wiktionary

  • lilyturf — noun Asiatic perennial tufted herb with grasslike evergreen foliage and clusters of dark mauve grapelike flowers; grown as ground cover • Syn: ↑lily turf, ↑Liriope muscari • Hypernyms: ↑liliaceous plant • Member Holonyms: ↑Liriope, ↑genu …   Useful english dictionary

  • dwarf lilyturf — japoninė gyvatbarzdė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Pakalnutinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaistinis augalas (Ophiopogon japonicus), paplitęs rytų Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Ophiopogon japonicus angl. dwarf lilyturf; Japanese snake’s beard;… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Liriope muscari — lilyturf lilyturf n. Asiatic perennial tufted herb ({Liriope muscari}) with grasslike evergreen foliage and clusters of dark mauve grapelike flowers; grown as ground cover. Syn: lily turf, {Liriope muscari}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Liriope muscari — lilyturf lilyturf n. Asiatic perennial tufted herb ({Liriope muscari}) with grasslike evergreen foliage and clusters of dark mauve grapelike flowers; grown as ground cover. Syn: lily turf, {Liriope muscari}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Liriope — noun sometimes placed in family Convallariaceae: lilyturf • Syn: ↑genus Liriope • Hypernyms: ↑liliid monocot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Liliaceae, ↑family Liliaceae, ↑lily fami …   Useful english dictionary

  • Liriope (genus) — Taxobox name = Lilyturf image caption = Young variegated Liriope spicata regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Liliopsida ordo = Asparagales familia = Ruscaceae genus = Liriope genus authority = Herb. subdivision ranks = Species… …   Wikipedia

  • List of garden plants — This is a partial list of garden plants, plants that can be cultivated in the garden, listed alphabetically by genus.See also: * List of plants by common name NOTOC A * Abelia * Abeliophyllum (white forsythia) * Abelmoschus (okra) * Abies (fir) * …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”