Lavatera arborea
Velvetleaf Vel"vet*leaf`, n. (Bot.) A name given to several plants which have soft, velvety leaves, as the {Abutilon Avicenn[ae]}, the {Cissampelos Pareira}, and the {Lavatera arborea}, and even the common mullein. [1913 Webster]

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  • Lavatera arborea — Mallow Mal low, Mallows Mal lows, n. [OE. malwe, AS. mealwe, fr. L. malva, akin to Gr. mala chh; cf. mala ssein to soften, malako s soft. Named either from its softening or relaxing properties, or from its soft downy leaves. Cf. {Mauve},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lavatera arborea — ID 45237 Symbol Key LAAR2 Common Name tree mallow Family Malvaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CA, OR Growth Habit Subshrub Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Lavatera arborea — noun arborescent perennial shrub having palmately lobed furry leaves and showy red purple flowers; southwestern United States • Syn: ↑tree mallow, ↑velvetleaf, ↑velvet leaf • Hypernyms: ↑shrub, ↑bush • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lavatera arborea L. — Symbol LAAR2 Common Name tree mallow Botanical Family Malvaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Lavatera — maritima Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae …   Wikipedia

  • Lavatera trimestris — ● Lavatera    ◯ Lavatera arborea L.,    ◯ Lavatera cretica L.,    ◯ Lavatera maritima Gouan, biotipo mata,    ◯ Lavatera mauritanica Durieu,    ◯ Lavatera olbia L.,    ◯ Lavatera punctata All.,    ◯ Lavatera triloba L., La lavatera trimestris o… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Lavatera —   Lavatera …   Wikipedia Español

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