Anaphalis margaritacea
Everlasting Ev`er*last"ing, n. 1. Eternal duration, past or future; eternity. [1913 Webster]

From everlasting to everlasting, thou art God. --Ps. xc. 2. [1913 Webster]

2. (With the definite article) The Eternal Being; God. [1913 Webster]

3. (Bot.) A plant whose flowers may be dried without losing their form or color, as, the pearly everlasting ({Anaphalis margaritacea}), the {immortelle} ({Xeranthemum anuum}) of the French, the cudweeds, etc. [1913 Webster]

4. A cloth fabric for shoes, etc. See {Lasting}. [1913 Webster]


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  • Anaphalis margaritacea — Taxobox name = Western Pearly Everlasting image width = 250px image caption = Close up photo of the capitula status = G5 status system = TNC status ref = regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia =… …   Wikipedia

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  • Anaphalis margaritacea — ID 3320 Symbol Key ANMA Common Name western pearly everlasting Family Asteraceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AK, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DE, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Anaphalis margaritacea — noun an American everlasting having foliage with soft wooly hairs and corymbose heads with pearly white bracts • Syn: ↑pearly everlasting, ↑cottonweed • Hypernyms: ↑everlasting, ↑everlasting flower • Member Holonyms: ↑Anaphalis, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Anaphalis margaritacea (L.) Benth. — Symbol ANMA Common Name western pearly everlasting Botanical Family Asteraceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Anaphalis margaritacea (L.) Benth. var. angustior (Miq.) Nakai — Symbol ANMA Synonym Symbol ANMAA Botanical Family Asteraceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Anaphalis margaritacea (L.) Benth. var. angustior (Miq.) Nakai — Symbol ANMA Synonym Symbol ANMAA Botanical Family Asteraceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Anaphalis margaritacea (L.) Benth. var. intercedens H. Hara — Symbol ANMA Synonym Symbol ANMAI Botanical Family Asteraceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Anaphalis margaritacea (L.) Benth. var. occidentalis Greene — Symbol ANMA Synonym Symbol ANMAO Botanical Family Asteraceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Anaphalis margaritacea (L.) Benth. var. revoluta Suksd. — Symbol ANMA Synonym Symbol ANMAR Botanical Family Asteraceae …   Scientific plant list

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