nandina
noun Etymology: New Latin, from Japanese nanten Date: circa 1890 a widely cultivated Asian evergreen shrub (Nandina domestica) of the barberry family having red berries

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  • Nandina — domestica Bambou sacré …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Nandina — Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae Division …   Wikipedia

  • nandina — [nɑ̃dina] n. m. ÉTYM. 1963; nandine, 1874; du lat. sc. mod. nandina. ❖ ♦ Espèce d arbustes (Berbéridacées) originaire du Japon et cultivé en Europe comme plante ornementale, dont les baies sont comestibles …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • nandina — [nan dī′nə, nandē′nə] n. an ornamental, evergreen shrub (Nandina domestica) of the barberry family, having clusters of white flowers and bright red berries …   English World dictionary

  • Nandīna — (N. Thunb.), Pflanzengattung aus der Familie der Berberideae, 6. Kl. 1. Ordn. L.; Art: N. domestica, Strauch in China u. Japan, bei uns im Kalthause …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Nandina — Himmelsbambus Himmelsbambus (Nandina domestica) Systematik Unterklasse: Hahnenfußähnliche (Ranunculidae) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Nandina —   Nandina …   Wikipedia Español

  • nandina — vaistinė nandina statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Nandininių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaistinis augalas (Nandina domestica), paplitęs rytų Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Nandina domestica angl. heavenly bamboo; nandina; sacred bamboo; southern… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Nandina — ID 55663 Symbol Key NANDI Common Name nandina Family Berberidaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, FL, GA, LA, MS, NC, SC, TX, VA Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • nandina — /nænˈdinə/ (say nan deenuh) noun a shrub, Nandina domestica, family Berberidaceae, native to eastern Asia, much planted for its graceful bipinnate foliage which is produced on bamboo like stems. {New Latin, probably erroneous for Japanese nanten …   Australian English dictionary

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