adjective see tuberous root

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  • tuberous-rooted — adjective see tuberous root …   Useful english dictionary

  • tuberous rooted sunflower — gumbinė saulėgrąža statusas T sritis vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Helianthus tuberosus angl. Brasilian artichoke; earth apple; girasole; Jerusalem artichoke; tuberous rooted sunflower vok. Erdbirne; knollige Sonnenrose; Topinambur; Topinambur… …   Dekoratyvinių augalų vardynas

  • tuberous rooted sunflower — gumbinė saulėgrąža statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Daugiametis, žolinis, maistinis ir pašarinis astrinių (Asteraceae) šeimos augalas. Dauginamas požeminiais stiebagumbiais. Gumbai naudojami kaip daržovė, kasami vėlai rudenį arba… …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • tuberous root — n. a tuberlike root without buds or scale leaves, as of the dahlia tuberous rooted adj …   English World dictionary

  • tuberous root — tuberous rooted, adj. a true root so thickened as to resemble a tuber, but bearing no buds or eyes. See illus. under root1. [1660 70] * * * …   Universalium

  • tuberous root — noun Date: circa 1668 a thick fleshy storage root (as of a dahlia) that is like a tuber but lacks buds or scale leaves • tuberous rooted adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • tuberous root — noun : a thick fleshy root resembling a tuber but lacking buds or scale leaves, functioning especially in storage in biennial or perennial plants in which new growth is from a crown, and being simple and solitary (as in the beet or turnip) or… …   Useful english dictionary

  • tuberous begonia — noun any of numerous begonias having large tuberous roots • Hypernyms: ↑begonia • Hyponyms: ↑hybrid tuberous begonia, ↑Begonia tuberhybrida * * * noun : any of various begonias that have tuberous roots and usually large showy and often double… …   Useful english dictionary

  • fibrous-rooted begonia — noun any of numerous begonias having fibrous rather than tuberous or rhizomatous roots • Hypernyms: ↑begonia * * * | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun : a begonia with fibrous rather than rhizomatous or tuberous roots; especially : any of numerous rather… …   Useful english dictionary

  • begonia — /bi gohn yeuh, goh nee euh/, n. any tropical plant belonging to the genus Begonia, including species cultivated for the handsome, succulent leaves and waxy flowers. [ < NL (Linnaeus), named after Michel Bégon (1638 1710), French patron of… …   Universalium

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