Carissa grandiflora
Natal plum Na*tal" plum` 1. (Bot.) The drupaceous fruit of two South African shrubs of the genus {Carissa} (formerly {Arduina}) ({Carissa bispinosa} and {Carissa grandiflora}). It is also called {amatungulu}. [1913 Webster]

2. the shrub bearing the {natal plum[1]}; a very large closely branched South African shrub ({Carissa grandiflora}) of the dogbane family having forked bright green spines, white flowers, shiny leaves, and red berries. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]


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  • Carissa grandiflora — Natal plum Na*tal plum 1. (Bot.) The drupaceous fruit of two South African shrubs of the genus {Carissa} (formerly {Arduina}) ({Carissa bispinosa} and {Carissa grandiflora}). It is also called {amatungulu}. [1913 Webster] 2. the shrub bearing the …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Carissa grandiflora — stambiavaisė karisa statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Stepukinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaisinis augalas (Carissa macrocarpa), paplitęs pietų Afrikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Arduina grandiflora; Arduina macrocarpa; Carissa grandiflora; Carissa… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Carissa grandiflora — amatungulu amatungulu n. 1. a very large closely branched South African shrub ({Carissa grandiflora}) of the dogbane family having forked bright green spines, white flowers, shiny leaves, and red berries. Also called {natal plum}. Syn: natal plum …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Carissa grandiflora — noun very large closely branched South African shrub having forked bright green spines and shiny leaves • Syn: ↑natal plum, ↑amatungulu, ↑Carissa macrocarpa • Hypernyms: ↑carissa • Part Meronyms: ↑carissa plum, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • CARISSA GRANDIFLORA A. DC. - КАРИССА КРУПНОЦВЕТНАЯ — см. 771. Кустарник. С. grandiflora A. DC. К. крупноцветная ex DC. Prod. VIII (1844) 335. Popenoe (1920) 436, f. Bailey (1930) 664; II, 2114, f. Winters (1963) 93. S у n. Arduina grandiflora E. Mey. М е с т н. н а з в. США Natal plum, carissa;… …   Справочник растений

  • Carissa grandiflora (E. Mey.) A. DC. — Symbol CAMA37 Synonym Symbol CAGR15 Botanical Family Apocynaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Carissa grandiflora (E. Mey.) A. DC. — Symbol CAMA37 Synonym Symbol CAGR15 Botanical Family Apocynaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Carissa — Wachsbäume Natalpflaume (Carissa macrocarpa) mit Blüten und Früchten. Systematik Klasse …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Carissa bispinosa — Natal plum Na*tal plum 1. (Bot.) The drupaceous fruit of two South African shrubs of the genus {Carissa} (formerly {Arduina}) ({Carissa bispinosa} and {Carissa grandiflora}). It is also called {amatungulu}. [1913 Webster] 2. the shrub bearing the …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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