Carpenteria californica
carpenteria carpenteria n. a California evergreen shrub ({Carpenteria californica}) having glossy opposite leaves and terminal clusters of a few fragrant white flowers. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • Carpenteria californica — ID 15609 Symbol Key CACA17 Common Name tree anemone Family Hydrangeaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CA Growth Habit Shrub Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Carpenteria californica — noun California evergreen shrub having glossy opposite leaves and terminal clusters of a few fragrant white flowers • Syn: ↑carpenteria • Hypernyms: ↑hydrangea • Member Holonyms: ↑genus Carpenteria …   Useful english dictionary

  • Carpenteria californica Torr. — Symbol CACA17 Common Name tree anemone Botanical Family Hydrangeaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • carpenteria — n. a California evergreen shrub ({Carpenteria californica}) having glossy opposite leaves and terminal clusters of a few fragrant white flowers. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Carpenteria — Taxobox name = Carpenteria californica status = EN image width = 240px regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Cornales familia = Hydrangeaceae genus = Carpenteria species = C. californica binomial = Carpenteria… …   Wikipedia

  • carpenteria — noun California evergreen shrub having glossy opposite leaves and terminal clusters of a few fragrant white flowers • Syn: ↑Carpenteria californica • Hypernyms: ↑hydrangea • Member Holonyms: ↑genus Carpenteria * * * ˌkärpənˈtirēə noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Carpenteria — noun one species; sometimes placed in family Saxifragaceae • Hypernyms: ↑rosid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Hydrangeaceae, ↑family Hydrangeaceae, ↑hydrangea family • Member Meronyms: ↑carpenteria, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hydrangeaceae — Hydrangeaceae …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Hydrangeaceae — Hydrangeaceae …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Hydrangeacée — Hydrangeaceae Hydrangeaceae …   Wikipédia en Français

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