Pistia stratiotes
Water lettuce Wa"ter let"tuce (Bot.) A plant ({Pistia stratiotes}) which floats on tropical waters, and forms a rosette of spongy, wedge-shaped leaves. --J. Smith (Dict. Econ. Plants). [1913 Webster]

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  • Pistia stratiotes — Pistĭa stratiōtes L., Muschelblume [Abb. 1397], trop. schwimmende Wasserpflanze der Arazeen, Zierde der Warmwasseraquarien …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

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  • Pistia stratiotes — salotinė plūdoklė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Aroninių šeimos dekoratyvinis, pašarinis augalas (Pistia stratiotes), paplitęs Afrikoje ir Azijos, Australijos, Šiaurės ir Pietų Amerikos atogrąžose ir paatogrąžiuose. atitikmenys: lot.… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Pistia stratiotes — ID 64269 Symbol Key PIST2 Common Name water lettuce Family Araceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AZ, CA, CO, DE, FL, GA, HI, KS, LA, MD, MO, MS, NC, NJ, NY, OH, PR, SC, TX,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Pistia stratiotes — noun pantropical floating plant forming a rosette of wedge shaped leaves; a widespread weed in rivers and lakes • Syn: ↑pistia, ↑water lettuce, ↑water cabbage, ↑Pistia stratoites • Hypernyms: ↑aquatic plant, ↑water plant, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pistia Stratiotes — L. Water lettuce (E); Buchona (C); Hodropica (C); Lechuga de agua (S); Sirena (C) . The leaves are mixed with soups but they should be parboiled to remove oxalate crystals. They are used to combat colds, dysentery. The ashes may be used as salt.… …   EthnoBotanical Dictionary

  • PISTIA STRATIOTES L. - ВОДЯНОЙ ЛАТУК — см. 163. Многолетнее растение. P. stratiotes L. Водяной латук Fl. Zeyl. (1747) 152, n. 322; Sp. pl. (1953) 963. Engler 73 (1920) 251, f. Burkill (1935) 1756. S у n. Pistia crispata Bl.; P. minor Bl.; P. cumingii Klotzsch. М е с т н. н а з в. Англ …   Справочник растений

  • Pistia stratiotes L. — Symbol PIST2 Common Name water lettuce Botanical Family Araceae …   Scientific plant list

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