Tagetes erecta
African Af"ri*can, a. [L. Africus, Africanus, fr. Afer African.] Of or pertaining to Africa. [1913 Webster]

{African hemp}, a fiber prepared from the leaves of the {Sanseviera Guineensis}, a plant found in Africa and India.

{African marigold}, a tropical American plant ({Tagetes erecta}).

{African oak} or {African teak}, a timber furnished by {Oldfieldia Africana}, used in ship building. [1913 Webster]

{African violet} .

{African-American}, see {African-American}. [1913 Webster]


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  • Tagetes erecta — ID 82607 Symbol Key TAER Common Name Aztec marigold Family Asteraceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AR, CA, CT, FL, KY, LA, MA, MD, MO, NC, NY, OH, OK, PA, PR, SC, UT, VA,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Tagetes Erecta — L. Terciopelo amarillo (C); Flor de mujerto (C) …   EthnoBotanical Dictionary

  • Tagetes erecta — noun a stout branching annual with large yellow to orange flower heads; Mexico and Central America • Syn: ↑African marigold, ↑big marigold, ↑Aztec marigold • Hypernyms: ↑marigold …   Useful english dictionary

  • TAGETES ERECTA L. - БАРХАТЦЫ ПРЯМОСТОЯЧИЕ, КРУПНОЦВЕТКОВЫЕ — см. 958. Однолетнее растение. Т. erecta L. Б. прямостоячие, крупноцветковые Sp. pl. (1753) 887. Freise (1936) 515. Канделаки и др. (1954) 181. Martinez (1959) 67, f. М е с т н. н а з в. Англ. African marigold, Aztec marigold; фр. tagète rose …   Справочник растений

  • Tagetes erecta L. — Symbol TAER Common Name Aztec marigold Botanical Family Asteraceae …   Scientific plant list

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