Sempervivum tectorum
Sempervivum Sem`per*vi"vum, n. (Bot.) A genus of fleshy-leaved plants, of which the houseleek ({Sempervivum tectorum}) is the commonest species. [1913 Webster]

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  • Sempervivum tectorum — Dach Hauswurz Dach Hauswurz (Sempervivum tectorum) Systematik Abteilung: Bedecktsamer (Magnoliophyta) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Sempervivum tectorum — Houseleek House leek , n. [House + leek.] (Bot.) A succulent plant of the genus {Sempervivum} ({Sempervivum tectorum}), originally a native of subalpine Europe, but now found very generally on old walls and roofs. It is very tenacious of life… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sempervivum tectorum — Jupiter Ju pi*ter, n. [L., fr. Jovis pater. See {Jove}.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Rom. Myth.) The supreme deity, king of gods and men, and reputed to be the son of Saturn and Rhea; Jove. He corresponds to the Greek Zeus. [1913 Webster] 2. (Astron.) One …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sempervivum tectorum — Ayegreen Aye green , n. [Aye ever + green.] (Bot.) The houseleek ({Sempervivum tectorum}). Halliwell. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sempervivum tectorum — ID 77299 Symbol Key SETE5 Common Name common houseleek Family Crassulaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CT, MA, ME, NJ, NY, UT, VA Growth Habit Forb/herb …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Sempervivum tectorum L. — Symbol SETE5 Common Name common houseleek Botanical Family Crassulaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Sempervivum — Sem per*vi vum, n. (Bot.) A genus of fleshy leaved plants, of which the houseleek ({Sempervivum tectorum}) is the commonest species. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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