Helianthemum Canadense
Rockrose Rock"rose`, n. (Bot.) A name given to any species of the genus {Helianthemum}, low shrubs or herbs with yellow flowers, especially the European {Helianthemum vulgare} and the American frostweed, {Helianthemum Canadense}. [1913 Webster]

{Cretan rockrose}, a related shrub ({Cistus Creticus}), one of the plants yielding the fragrant gum called {ladanum}. [1913 Webster]


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  • Helianthemum canadense — kanadinis saulenis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Švitrūninių šeimos vaistinis augalas (Helianthemum canadense), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Helianthemum canadense angl. frostweed; frostwort; longbranch frostweed šaltinis …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Helianthemum Canadense — Frostweed Frost weed , n. (Bot.) An American species of rockrose ({Helianthemum Canadense}), sometimes used in medicine as an astringent or aromatic tonic. [1913 Webster] Note: It has large yellow flowers which are often sterile, and later it has …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Helianthemum canadense — ID 39177 Symbol Key HECA3 Common Name longbranch frostweed Family Cistaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, CT, DC, DE, GA, IA, IL, IN, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, NC, NH, NJ …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Helianthemum canadense — noun perennial of the eastern United States having early solitary yellow flowers followed by late petalless flowers; so called because ice crystals form on it during first frosts • Syn: ↑frostweed, ↑frost weed, ↑frostwort, ↑Crocanthemum canadense …   Useful english dictionary

  • Helianthemum canadense (L.) Michx. — Symbol HECA3 Common Name longbranch frostweed Botanical Family Cistaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Helianthemum canadense (L.) Michx. var. sabulonum Fernald — Symbol HECA3 Synonym Symbol HECAS3 Botanical Family Cistaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Helianthemum canadense (L.) Michx. — Symbol HECA3 Common Name longbranch frostweed Botanical Family Cistaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Helianthemum canadense (L.) Michx. var. sabulonum Fernald — Symbol HECA3 Synonym Symbol HECAS3 Botanical Family Cistaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Helianthemum — taxobox name = Helianthemum image caption = Helianthemum nummularium regnum = Plantae unranked divisio = Angiosperms unranked classis = Eudicots unranked ordo = Rosids ordo = Malvales familia = Cistaceae genus = Helianthemum genus authority =… …   Wikipedia

  • Helianthemum —   Helianthemum …   Wikipedia Español

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