Centaurea behen
Behen Be"hen, Behn Behn, n. [Per. & Ar. bahman, behmen, an herb, whose leaves resemble ears of corn, saffron.] (Bot.) (a) The {Centaurea behen}, or saw-leaved centaury. (b) The {Cucubalus behen}, or bladder campion, now called {Silene inflata}. (c) The {Statice limonium}, or sea lavender. [1913 Webster]

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  • Behen — Be hen, Behn Behn, n. [Per. & Ar. bahman, behmen, an herb, whose leaves resemble ears of corn, saffron.] (Bot.) (a) The {Centaurea behen}, or saw leaved centaury. (b) The {Cucubalus behen}, or bladder campion, now called {Silene inflata}. (c) The …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Centaurea — Taxobox name = Centaurea image width = 250px image caption = Centaurea americana regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae subfamilia = Carduoideae [cite journal last = Panero first =… …   Wikipedia

  • Behen — Behen, 1) (B. Mönch.), als Pflanzengattung nicht anerkannt. B. vulgaris (gemeine B.), hat sich unter Cucubalus, Cuc. Behen, als Art erhalten. 2) Weißer B., Behenflockenblume, stand als Art ehemals unter Centaurea, jetzt unter Serratula; ist als… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Centaurēa — (C. L.. Flockenblume), Pflanzengattung aus der Familie der Compositae Cy nareae Centaurieae, 19. Kl. 3. Ordn. L., jetzt in viele Gattungen getheilt, da die Zahl der Arten allerdings in die Hunderte ging. Die allgemeinen Kennzeichen sind, ein… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Centaurea — L. (Flockenblume), Gattung der Kompositen, Kräuter, seltener Halbsträucher mit ganzen oder fiederteiligen Blättern, einzeln endständigen oder Doldenrispen bildenden Blütenköpfen und meist kahlen und glatten, etwas zusammengedrückten Achänen. Etwa …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Cucubalus behen — Behen Be hen, Behn Behn, n. [Per. & Ar. bahman, behmen, an herb, whose leaves resemble ears of corn, saffron.] (Bot.) (a) The {Centaurea behen}, or saw leaved centaury. (b) The {Cucubalus behen}, or bladder campion, now called {Silene inflata}.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Behn — Behen Be hen, Behn Behn, n. [Per. & Ar. bahman, behmen, an herb, whose leaves resemble ears of corn, saffron.] (Bot.) (a) The {Centaurea behen}, or saw leaved centaury. (b) The {Cucubalus behen}, or bladder campion, now called {Silene inflata}.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Silene inflata — Behen Be hen, Behn Behn, n. [Per. & Ar. bahman, behmen, an herb, whose leaves resemble ears of corn, saffron.] (Bot.) (a) The {Centaurea behen}, or saw leaved centaury. (b) The {Cucubalus behen}, or bladder campion, now called {Silene inflata}.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Statice limonium — Behen Be hen, Behn Behn, n. [Per. & Ar. bahman, behmen, an herb, whose leaves resemble ears of corn, saffron.] (Bot.) (a) The {Centaurea behen}, or saw leaved centaury. (b) The {Cucubalus behen}, or bladder campion, now called {Silene inflata}.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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