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Definition of the noun Acanthium

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Acanthium is a genus of Asteraceae, described by Heister ex Fabricius in 1759.

Acanthium is a genus of Hystricidae, described by Agassiz in 1846.

Acanthium is a genus of Asteraceae.

Acanthium is a genus of Asteraceae.

Phrases with Acanthium

  1. Genus Acanthium
  2. onopordon acanthium
  3. onopordum acanthium
  4. Thecadinium Acanthium
  5. Species Thecadinium Acanthium
  6. Onopordum acanthium ssp. acanthium
  7. Subspecies Onopordum Acanthium Ssp. Acanthium

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Acanthium

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Google previewNumerical syntaxonomy (2012)

by L. Mucina, M.B. Dales

Onopordium acanthium is a weak competitor; availability of the regeneration gaps is imperative for the development and maintenance of Onopordum acanthium-dominated stands. It retreats quickly when the disturbance by grazing, poaching ...

Google previewA Manual of Botany (1861)

Including the Structure, Functions, Classification, Properties and Uses of Plants by Robert Bentley

Onopordum Acanthium is the Scotch Thistle of gardeners. It is also known under the name of Cotton Thistle. Carthamus tinctorius, Safflower or ...

Google previewA Students' Text-book of Botany (1895)

by Sydney Howard Vines

Onopordon Acanthium is the Scotch or Cotton Thistle. Centawea Scabiosa and nigra, the Knapweeds, are common everywhere : C. Cyanus is the Corn-flower or Bluebottle, occurring in wheat-fields. Cynara Scolymus is the Artichoke ; the ...

Google previewThe English Flower Garden (2011)

Style, Position, and Arrangement by William Robinson

Acanthium is a native plant ...

Google previewEncyclopædia Metropolitana (1845)

by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

acanthium is a native of England. ONOSERIS , in Botany, a genus of the class Syngenesia, order Æqualis, Generic character: calyx imbricated ; corolla radiated, the rays three-toothed ; receptacle nearly ...

Google previewEncyclopædia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge ... (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

acanthium is a native of England. ONOSERIS , in Botany, a genus of the class Syngenesia. order AEqualis, Generic character: calyx imbricated; corolla radiated, the rays three-toothed; receptacle nearly ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana, Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

acanthium is a native of England. ONOSERIS, in Botany, a genus of the class Syngenesia. order JEqualis, Generic character : calyx imbricated ; corolla radiated, the rays three-toothed ; receptacle nearly ...

Google previewThe British Cyclopæedia of Natural History (1837)

Combining a Scientific Classification of Animals, Plants, and Minerals ... by Charles Frederick Partington

acanthium is a British plant, which, together with some of the continental species, being stately plants, are admitted into our shrubberies. ONOSMA ( Linnaeus). A genus of half-hardy herbaceous perennials, bearing pentandrious flowers, ...

Google previewThe British cyclopaedia of the arts, sciences, history, geography, literature, natural history, and biography ... (1838)

acanthium is a British plant, which, together with some of the continental ...

Google previewThe Penny Cyclopædia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (1842)

Acanthium is a British species. The leaves are ovato-oblong, sinuated, spinous, decurrent, and woolly on both sides. It attains a height of from four to ...

Google previewThe penny cyclopædia [ed. by G. Long]. (1842)

by Society for the diffusion of useful knowledge

Acanthium is a British species! The leaves are ovato-oblong, sinuated, spinous, decurrent, and woolly on both sides. It attains a height of from four to six feet. It is cultivated in Scotland as the Scotch Thistle ; but it is doubtful whether this ...

Google previewTai-Wan - Titlarks (1842)

Acanthium is a The leaves are ovato-oblong, sinuated, spinous, decurrent , and woolly on both sides. It attains a height of from four to six feet. It is cultivated in Scotland as the Scotch Thistle; but it is doubtful whether this national badge ...

Google previewThe Penny Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Diffussion of Useful Knowledge (1842)

Acanthium is a British species. The leaves are ovato-oblong, sinuated, spinous ...

Google previewThe English Cyclopaedia: Geography (1867)

by Charles Knight

Acanthium is a British species. The leaves are ovate-oblong, sinuated, spinous, decurrent, and woolly on both sides. It attains a height of from four to six feet. It is cultivated in Scotland as the Scotch Thistle; but it is doubtful whether this national ...

Google previewTaylor's Encyclopedia of Garden Plants (2003)

by Frances Tenenbaum

acanthium 0. ah-KAN-thee-um. Cotton Thistle, Scotch Thistle, A taprooted biennial with a rosette of spiny, deeply cut, gray-green, foot-long leaves. Bears erect, branching stems ranging from 3 to 9 feet in height with 1V2- to 2- inch-wide , ...

Google previewThe Physical Dictionary ... The Sixth Edition: with the Addition of Many Thousand Terms of Art, and Their Explanation ... Also a Catalogue of the Characters Us'd in Physick, Etc (1715)

by Steven BLANCKAERT

Acanthium, the fame with Acanthus, ...

Google previewThe Physical Dictionary, Wherein the Terms of Anatomy, the Names and Causes of Diseases, Chirurgical Instruments, and Their Use, are Accurately Described ... The Seventh Edition, Etc (1726)

by Steven BLANCKAERT

Acanthium, the fame with Acanthus, ...

Google previewDictionary of Food (2009)

International Food and Cooking Terms from A to Z by Charles Sinclair

often used to enrichbread cottonseed oil Oil extracted from cotton seeds used in the fish canning industry cotton thistle The true Scottish thistle, a hardy biennial, Onopordum acanthium,which cangrow to 2.5m.

Google previewRodale's Ultimate Encyclopedia of Organic Gardening (2009)

The Indispensible Green Resource for Every Gardener by Fern Marshall Bradley, Barbara Ellis, Ellen Phillips

Onopordum acanthium (cotton thistle) Silene armeria (sweet William catchfly) Verbascum spp.

Google previewUniversal Technological Dictionary (1833)

by George Crabb

The species are biennials, as the—Onopordum acanthium, Acanos, seu Spinas- Onopordum illyricum, seu Acanthium, Illyrian Onopordum.—Onopordum gracum, seu Cardus, Grecian Onopordum. Dod. Pempt. ; Bauh. Hist.; Bauh. Pin. ; Ger.

Google previewUniversal Technological Dictionary Or Familiar Explanation of the Terms Used in All Arts and Sciences (1823)

Containing Definitions Drawn from the Original Writers : in Two Volumes by George Crabb

The species are biennials, as the — Onopordum acanthium, Acanos, seu Spinas. — Onopordum illyricum, seu Acanthium, Illyrian Onopordum. — Onopordum grce - cum, seu Cardus, Grecian Onopordum. Dod. Pempt. ; Bauh. Hist.; Bauh. Pin.

Google previewMedical Dictionary (1813)

Containing an Explanation of the Terms in Surgery, Medicine, Midwifery, Anatomy, Chemistry, &c. &c. &c by John James Watt

ONOPORDIUM ACANTHIUM. See chnuus roman: TOSU s. ONYX.

Google previewA Dictionary of English Names of Plants (1884)

Applied in England and Among English-speaking People to Cultivated and Wild Plants, Trees, and Shrubs by William Miller

Onopordon Acanthium Cotton, Stemless. Onopordon acaule Creeping. Carduus ( Cnious) arvensis " Cruel." Cirsium ferox " Cursed," of N. America. Cirsium arvense Distaff. Carthamus lanatus Dwarf. Carduus ( Cnicus) acaulis Elephant, or Ivory ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1890)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General Literature

The Cotton Thistle, remarkable for its covering of white down, is Onopordon Acanthium; the Blessed Thistle is Carduus benedictus; the Holy Thistle, the leaves of which are spotted with white, is C. Marianus. The common C. lanceolatus seems ...

Google previewLexicon Medicum: or, Medical Dictionary ... Fourth edition (1839)

by Robert HOOPER (M.D.), Klein Grant

acanthium, and Lathme lati Mills. 12. Articulale,jointe ; as Cactusfiagcllifurmis, and Lnlhyrus sylvcstris. 18. Nudosc, knotty, divided at intervals by swellings; as in ...

Google previewAn Encyclopaedia of Gardening (1824)

Comprising the Theory and Practice of Horticulture, Floriculture, Arboriculture, and Landscape-gardening, Including All the Latest Improvements, a General History of Gardening in All Countries, and a Statistical View of Its Present State, with Suggestions for Its Future Progress in the British Isles by John Claudius Loudon

The cotton-thistle is the Onopordium acanthium, L. (Eng. Bot. t. 977.) It is a biennial plant, indigenous in various parts of Britain, and remarkable for its large downy .* and lofty stem, often rising ten feet high, and covering a circle of six or eight ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Invasive Species (2011)

From Africanized Honey Bees to Zebra Mussels by Susan L. Woodward, Joyce A. Quinn

See twig girdler Onopordum acanthium. See Scotch thistle Oncorhynchus mykiss . See Rainbow Trout Ophideres fullonica, biological control (plants) chocolate vine, 596 Ophioglossum japonicum. See Japanese Climbing Fern Ophiomyia ...

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Small photo of Thistle Weed, Musk (Carduus nutans) or Scotch (Onopordum, acanthium) in the fall, withered and dry, dead, Close up, Macro view, in Yellow Fork and Rose Canyon, Utah by the Wasatch MountainsSmall photo of Thistle Weed, Musk (Carduus nutans) or Scotch (Onopordum, acanthium) in the fall, withered and dry, dead, Close up, Macro view, in Yellow Fork and Rose Canyon, Utah by the Wasatch MountainsSmall photo of Thistle Weed, Musk (Carduus nutans) or Scotch (Onopordum, acanthium) in the fall, withered and dry, dead, Close up, Macro view, in Yellow Fork and Rose Canyon, Utah by the Wasatch MountainsSmall photo of Thistle Weed, Musk (Carduus nutans) or Scotch (Onopordum, acanthium) in the fall, withered and dry, dead, Close up, Macro view, in Yellow Fork and Rose Canyon, Utah by the Wasatch MountainsSmall photo of Thistle Weed, Musk (Carduus nutans) or Scotch (Onopordum, acanthium) in the fall, withered and dry, dead, Close up, Macro view, in Yellow Fork and Rose Canyon, Utah by the Wasatch MountainsSmall photo of Thistle Weed, Musk (Carduus nutans) or Scotch (Onopordum, acanthium) in the fall, withered and dry, dead, Close up, Macro view, in Yellow Fork and Rose Canyon, Utah by the Wasatch MountainsSmall photo of Thistle Weed, Musk (Carduus nutans) or Scotch (Onopordum, acanthium) in the fall, withered and dry, dead, Close up, Macro view, in Yellow Fork and Rose Canyon, Utah by the Wasatch Mountains More...

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