Moringa pterygosperma
Moringa Mo*rin"ga, prop. n. [Malayam murunggi.] (Bot.) A genus of trees of Southern India and Northern Africa. One species ({Moringa pterygosperma}) is the horse-radish tree, and its seeds, as well as those of {Moringa aptera}, are known in commerce as {ben} or {ben nuts}, and yield the oil called {oil of ben}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Moringa pterygosperma Gaertn. — Symbol MOOL Synonym Symbol MOPT Botanical Family Moringaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Moringa — Moringa …   Wikipédia en Français

  • MORINGA OLEIFERA LAM. - ХРЕННОЕ ДЕРЕВО — см. 363. Дерево. М. oleifera Lam. Хренное дерево Encycl. 1 (1785) 398. Burkill (1935) 1495. Eckey (1954) 450. Wealth of India VI (1962) 625, ff. S y n. Guilandina moringa L.; Moringa pterygosperma Gaertn. (Bois I, 1927; III, 1934. Watt, Breyer,… …   Справочник растений

  • Moringa — Mo*rin ga, prop. n. [Malayam murunggi.] (Bot.) A genus of trees of Southern India and Northern Africa. One species ({Moringa pterygosperma}) is the horse radish tree, and its seeds, as well as those of {Moringa aptera}, are known in commerce as… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Moringa aptera — Moringa Mo*rin ga, prop. n. [Malayam murunggi.] (Bot.) A genus of trees of Southern India and Northern Africa. One species ({Moringa pterygosperma}) is the horse radish tree, and its seeds, as well as those of {Moringa aptera}, are known in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Moringa — Moringa …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Moringa — (M. Lam.), Pflanzengattung aus der Anhangsgruppe Moringeae Rchnb. in der Familie der Papilionaceae, 10. Kl. 1. Ordn. L.; Arten: M. pterygosperma u. M. aptera, in Ostindien …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Moringa — Gärtn., einzige Gattung der Moringazeen (Ordnung der Rhöadalen), große Bäume mit abfallenden, wechselständigen, unpaarig zwei bis dreifach gefiederten Blättern, in achselständigen Rispen stehenden fünfgliederigen, symmetrischen, großen, weißen… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Moringa — This article is about the genus. Moringa is also the common name of a particular species, Moringa oleifera Moringa Moringa ovalifolia Scientific classification …   Wikipedia

  • Moringa oleifera — Meerrettichbaum Blüten des Meerrettichbaumes Systematik Klasse: Dreifurchenpollen Zweikeimblättrige (Rosopsida) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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