P biflorum
Solomon Sol"o*mon, n. One of the kings of Israel, noted for his superior wisdom and magnificent reign; hence, a very wise man. -- {Sol`o*mon"ic}, a. [1913 Webster]

{Solomon's seal} (Bot.), a perennial liliaceous plant of the genus {Polygonatum}, having simple erect or curving stems rising from thick and knotted rootstocks, and with white or greenish nodding flowers. The commonest European species is {Polygonatum multiflorum}. {P. biflorum} and {P. giganteum} are common in the Eastern United States. See Illust. of {Rootstock}.

{False Solomon's seal} (Bot.), any plant of the liliaceous genus {Smilacina} having small whitish flowers in terminal racemes or panicles. [1913 Webster]


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  • P giganteum — Solomon Sol o*mon, n. One of the kings of Israel, noted for his superior wisdom and magnificent reign; hence, a very wise man. {Sol o*mon ic}, a. [1913 Webster] {Solomon s seal} (Bot.), a perennial liliaceous plant of the genus {Polygonatum},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Polygonatum biflorum —   Polygonatum biflorum …   Wikipedia Español

  • Polygonatum biflorum — Smooth Solomon s seal Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

  • Polygonatum biflorum var. biflorum — ID 66173 Symbol Key POBIB4 Common Name smooth Solomon s seal Family Liliaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Cultivated, or not in the U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution N/A Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Polygonatum biflorum — ID 66172 Symbol Key POBI2 Common Name smooth Solomon s seal Family Liliaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Polygonatum biflorum var. commutatum — ID 66174 Symbol Key POBIC Common Name smooth Solomon s seal Family Liliaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Polygonatum biflorum var. hebetifolium — ID 66178 Symbol Key POBIH Common Name smooth Solomon s seal Family Liliaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution FL Growth Habit Forb/herb Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Polygonatum biflorum var. melleum — ID 66179 Symbol Key POBIM Common Name smooth Solomon s seal Family Liliaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution MI Growth Habit Forb/herb Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Polygonatum biflorum var. necopinum — ID 66181 Symbol Key POBIN Common Name smooth Solomon s seal Family Liliaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution SD Growth Habit Forb/herb Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Polygonatum —   Polygonatum …   Wikipedia Español

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