blanketflower
noun Date: 1879 gaillardia

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • blanketflower — ☆ blanketflower [blaŋ′kitflou΄ər ] n. a gaillardia, esp. the common, yellow perennial species (Gaillardia aristata) * * * blanket flower n. See gaillardia. * * * …   Universalium

  • blanketflower — ☆ blanketflower [blaŋ′kitflou΄ər ] n. a gaillardia, esp. the common, yellow perennial species (Gaillardia aristata) …   English World dictionary

  • blanketflower — n. gaillardia, any annual and perennial plant of the aster family with hairy leaves and showy heads of red and yellow flowers (native to North America) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • blanketflower — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : a flower or plant of the genus Gaillardia compare indian blanket …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gaillardia — Taxobox name = Blanketflower image width = 250px image caption = Common Gaillardia ( Gaillardia aristata ) regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae genus = Gaillardia subdivision ranks …   Wikipedia

  • Gaillardia —   Blanketflower …   Wikipedia Español

  • gaillardia — /gay lahr dee euh/, n. any composite plant of the genus Gaillardia, including the blanket flowers. [1885 90; < NL, named after Gaillard de Charentonneau, 18th century French botanical amateur; see IA] * * * ▪ plant genus  genus of leafy,… …   Universalium

  • gaillardia — noun Etymology: New Latin, from Gaillard de Marentonneau, 18th century French botanist Date: 1879 any of a genus (Gaillardia) of American composite herbs with showy flower heads called also blanketflower …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • List of Asteraceae genera — This is a list of genera in the plant family Asteraceae, the daisies and sunflowers.A* Aaronsohnia Warb. Eig * Abrotanella Cass. * Acamptopappus (A.Gray) A.Gray goldenhead * Acanthocephalus Kar. Kir. * Acanthocladium F.Muell. * Acanthodesmos… …   Wikipedia

  • Gaillardia pulchella — Firewheel redirects here, for the Garland, Texas shopping center see Firewheel Town Center Taxobox name = Gaillardia pulchella image width = 240px image caption = Indian Blanket regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida… …   Wikipedia

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