Jointweed
Jointweed Joint"weed`, n. (Bot.) A slender, nearly leafless, American herb ({Polygonum articulatum}), with jointed spikes of small flowers. [1913 Webster]

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  • jointweed — ☆ jointweed [joint′wēd΄ ] n. a plant (Polygonella articulata) of the buckwheat family, with threadlike leaves, jointed stems, and clusters of small, white flowers * * * …   Universalium

  • jointweed — ☆ jointweed [joint′wēd΄ ] n. a plant (Polygonella articulata) of the buckwheat family, with threadlike leaves, jointed stems, and clusters of small, white flowers …   English World dictionary

  • jointweed — akonogonas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Rūgtinių (Polygonaceae) šeimos augalų gentis (Aconogonon). atitikmenys: lot. Aconogonon angl. fleece flower; jointweed vok. Knöterich rus. горец lenk. rdest …   Dekoratyvinių augalų vardynas

  • jointweed — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: joint (I) + weed : a plant of the genus Polygonella; especially : an American herb (P. articulata) with jointed almost leafless stems and spikelike racemes of small white flowers * * * jointweed (ˈdʒɔɪntwiːd) Popular na …   Useful english dictionary

  • jointweed — noun Any member of the genus Polygonella of knotweeds and smartweeds. Syn: wireweed …   Wiktionary

  • Alpine jointweed — alpinis akonogonas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Rūgtinių šeimos rauginis augalas (Aconogonon alpinum), paplitęs Europoje ir Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Aconogonon alpinum angl. Alpine fleece flower; Alpine jointweed vok. Alpen Knöterich… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Polygonum articulatum — Jointweed Joint weed , n. (Bot.) A slender, nearly leafless, American herb ({Polygonum articulatum}), with jointed spikes of small flowers. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Polygonella — Taxobox name = Polygonella image width = image caption = regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Polygonales familia = Polygonaceae genus = Polygonella Michx. subdivision ranks = Species subdivision = Species… …   Wikipedia

  • Polygonella articulata — ID 66191 Symbol Key POAR4 Common Name coastal jointweed Family Polygonaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CT, DE, GA, IA, IL, IN, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, NC, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI, VA …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Polygonella myriophylla — ID 66207 Symbol Key POMY2 Common Name Small s jointweed Family Polygonaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution FL Growth Habit Subshrub, Forb/herb Du …   USDA Plant Characteristics

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