Nyctaginia
Nyctaginia Nyctaginia prop. n. A genus consisting of only one species.

Syn: genus {Nyctaginia}. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Nyctaginia — ID 56594 Symbol Key NYCTA Common Name nyctaginia Family Nyctaginaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution NM, TX Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Nyctaginia — noun a caryophyllaceous genus of the family Nyctaginaceae having only one species • Syn: ↑genus Nyctaginia • Hypernyms: ↑caryophylloid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Nyctaginaceae, ↑family Nyctaginaceae, ↑Allioniaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nyctaginia capitata — noun viscid branched perennial of the southwestern United States and northern Mexico having tuberous roots and deep red flowers • Syn: ↑scarlet musk flower • Hypernyms: ↑flower • Member Holonyms: ↑Nyctaginia, ↑genus Nyctaginia …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nyctaginia Choisy — Symbol NYCTA Common Name nyctaginia Botanical Family Nyctaginaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Nyctaginia capitata — ID 56595 Symbol Key NYCA Common Name devil s bouquet Family Nyctaginaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution NM, TX Growth Habit Forb/herb Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Nyctaginia capitata Choisy — Symbol NYCA Common Name devil s bouquet Botanical Family Nyctaginaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • genus Nyctaginia — noun a caryophyllaceous genus of the family Nyctaginaceae having only one species • Syn: ↑Nyctaginia • Hypernyms: ↑caryophylloid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Nyctaginaceae, ↑family Nyctaginaceae, ↑Allioniaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Wunderblumengewächse — Vielblütige Wunderblume (Mirabilis multiflora) Systematik Unterabteilung: Samenpflanzen (Spermatophytina) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Nyctaginaceae — Nyctaginaceae …   Wikipédia en Français

  • scarlet musk flower — noun viscid branched perennial of the southwestern United States and northern Mexico having tuberous roots and deep red flowers • Syn: ↑Nyctaginia capitata • Hypernyms: ↑flower • Member Holonyms: ↑Nyctaginia, ↑genus Nyctaginia …   Useful english dictionary

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