Euchlaena luxurians
Teosinte Te`o*sin"te, n. (Bot.) A large grass ({Euchl[ae]na luxurians}) closely related to maize. It is native of Mexico and Central America, but is now cultivated for fodder in the Southern United States and in many warm countries. Called also {Guatemala grass}. [1913 Webster]

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  • EUCHLAENA MEXICANA SCHRAD. - ТЕОСИНТЕ МЕКСИКАНСКОЕ — см. 13. Однолетнее растение. Е. mexicana Schrad. Т. мексиканское Ind. sem. Hort. Goetting. (1832) et in Linnaea 8 (1833) Litt. 25. Букасов (1930) 141. Burkill (1935) 155. Жуковский (1950) 129, рис. S у n. Zea mexicana (Schrad.) Reev. et Mangel;… …   Справочник растений

  • luxurians —   L. luxurio, be abundant in growth.   1) More robust than related species. Euchlaena luxurians, Reana luxurians, Schizachyrium luxurians   2) growing abundantly. Vilfa luxurians …   Etymological dictionary of grasses

  • Euchlaena — Schrad., Gattung der Gramineen, einjährige, hochwüchsige, sehr breitblätterige Gräser, dem Mais nahestehend, die männlichen Ähren zahlreich in gipfelständiger Rispe, die weiblichen büschelweise in den Blattwinkeln, mit großen häutigen Vorblättern …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Euchlaena — Zea Mais (Zea mays subsp. mays) Systematik Klasse: Einkeimblättrige (Liliopsida) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Zea — Mais (Zea mays subsp. mays) Systematik Monokotyledonen Commeliniden …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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