Cibotium Menziesii
Pulu Pu"lu, n. A vegetable substance consisting of soft, elastic, yellowish brown chaff, gathered in the Hawaiian Islands from the young fronds of free ferns of the genus {Cibotium}, chiefly {Cibotium Menziesii}; -- used for stuffing mattresses, cushions, etc., and as an absorbent. [1913 Webster]

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  • Cibotium menziesii — ID 18857 Symbol Key CIME8 Common Name hapu u li Family Dicksoniaceae Category Fern Division Pteridophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution HI Growth Habit Tree Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Cibotium menziesii Hook. — Symbol CIME8 Common Name hapu u li Botanical Family Dicksoniaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Cibotium — Hāpuʻu ʻiʻi (Cibotium menziesii) Scientific classification …   Wikipedia

  • Cibotium — Cibotium …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Cibotium — schiedei Systematik Abteilung: Gefäßpflanzen (Tracheophyta) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Cibotium — Cibotium …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Cibotium ×heleniae D. Palmer [chamissoi × menziesii] — Symbol CIHE7 Botanical Family Dicksoniaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Cibotiaceae — Cibotium Cibotium schiedei Systematik Unterreich: Gefäßpflanzen (Tracheobionta) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Cibotiaceae — ? Cibotiáceas Clasificación científica …   Wikipedia Español

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