polyantha
noun Etymology: New Latin, from Greek polyanthos blooming Date: 1889 any of numerous dwarf hybrid roses characterized by many large clusters of small flowers

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  • polyantha — [päl΄ē an′thə] n. 〚ModL < Gr polyanthos: see POLYANTHUS〛 a strain of cultivated roses (Rosa polyantha) having numerous small flowers borne in a cluster * * * …   Universalium

  • polyantha — [päl΄ē an′thə] n. [ModL < Gr polyanthos: see POLYANTHUS] a strain of cultivated roses (Rosa polyantha) having numerous small flowers borne in a cluster …   English World dictionary

  • polyantha — ˌpälēˈan(t)thə noun or polyantha rose ( s) Etymology: New Latin, from Greek polyanthos blooming, from poly + anthos flower more at anthology : any of numerous dwa …   Useful english dictionary

  • polyantha — noun Any of several hybrids of Rosa multiflora that have clusters of small flowers; a polyantha rose …   Wiktionary

  • polyantha —   , polyanthus   Gk polys, many; anthos, flower. Spikelets with more than the expected number of florets …   Etymological dictionary of grasses

  • polyantha — poly·an·tha …   English syllables

  • Polyantha-Rose — The Fairy Züchter Bentall, England 1932 Gruppe Polyantharose Liste der Rosensorten Der Name Rosa polyantha wurde 1843 von den deutschen Botanikern Philipp Franz von Siebold und Joseph Gerhard Zuccari …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • polyantha rose — noun see polyantha …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pylaisia polyantha — Systematik Klasse: Bryopsida …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Rosa 'Gloire des Polyantha' — Ботаническая иллюстрация: Rosa …   Википедия

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