Iris foetidissima
gladdon glad"don n. An iris ({Iris foetidissima}) with purple flowers and evil-smelling leaves; Southern and Western Europe and North Africa.

Syn: gladen, stinking iris, gladdon iris, stinking gladwyn, roast beef plant, {Iris foetidissima}. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Iris foetidissima — Taxobox name = Iris foetidissima image width = 250px image caption = Stinking Iris flower regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Liliopsida ordo = Asparagales familia = Iridaceae subfamilia = Iridoideae tribus = Irideae genus = Iris… …   Wikipedia

  • Iris foetidissima — gladdon glad don n. An iris ({Iris foetidissima}) with purple flowers and evil smelling leaves; Southern and Western Europe and North Africa. Syn: gladen, stinking iris, gladdon iris, stinking gladwyn, roast beef plant, {Iris foetidissima}.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Iris foetidissima — ID 42835 Symbol Key IRFO Common Name stinking iris Family Iridaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CA Growth Habit Forb/herb Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Iris foetidissima — noun iris with purple flowers and foul smelling leaves; southern and western Europe and North Africa • Syn: ↑stinking iris, ↑gladdon, ↑gladdon iris, ↑stinking gladwyn, ↑roast beef plant • Hypernyms: ↑iris, ↑flag, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Iris foetidissima — Gladen Gla den, n. [AS. gl[ae]dene, cf. L. gladius a sword. Cf. {Gladiole}.] (Bot.) Sword grass; any plant with sword shaped leaves, especially the European {Iris f[oe]tidissima}. [Written also {gladwyn}, {gladdon}, and {glader}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Iris foetidissima L. — Symbol IRFO Common Name stinking iris Botanical Family Iridaceae …   Scientific plant list

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