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Definition of the noun mammillaria

What does mammillaria mean as a name of something?

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  1. any cactus of the genus Mammillaria
    • lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
    • more generic word: cactus = any succulent plant of the family Cactaceae native chiefly to arid regions of the New World and usually having spines
    • member of: genus Mammillaria = large genus of cacti characterized chiefly by nipple-shaped protuberances or tubercles on their surface

Phrases with Mammillaria

  1. Mammillaria Fera
  2. Mammillaria laui
  3. Mammillaria leei
  4. Mammillaria nana
  5. Mammillaria Nuda
  6. Mammillaria arida
  7. Mammillaria Aurea
  8. Mammillaria bella
  9. Mammillaria casoi
  10. Mammillaria chica
  11. Mammillaria Clava
  12. Mammillaria Densa
  13. Mammillaria duwei
  14. Mammillaria Flava
  15. Mammillaria halei
  16. Mammillaria Laeta
  17. Mammillaria lenta
  18. Mammillaria Leona
  19. Mammillaria Mitis
  20. genus mammillaria

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Google previewThe Human Brain; Its Structure, Physiology and Diseases (1847)

With a Description of the Typical Forms of Brain in the Animal Kingdom by Samuel Solly

Behind the corpora mammillaria is a layer of medullary Piy. 72. Base of the human brain. A portion of the middle lobe on the left side has been removed to show the tractus opticus and crus cerebri, a r. Three roots of olfactory nerve, b.

Google previewFloriculture in India (1986)

by Gurcharan Singh Randhawa, Amitabha Mukhopadhyay

Mammillaria is a very large genus comprising about 1 50 species, many of which not mentioned abo\e are also quite ornamental. Melocactus melocactoidcs (Syn. M. violaceus, Cactus melocactoides) (South East Brazil). The characteristic ...

Google previewThe Hothouse and Greenhouse Manual, Or Botanical Cultivator (1839)

Giving Full Instructions for the Management and Propagation of the Plants Cultivated in the Hot-houses, Greenhouses, Conservatories ... : Alphabetically Arranged by Robert Sweet

MAMMILLARIA is a genus of short, somewhat globular, prickly plants, belonging ...

Google previewDesigning with Succulents (2017)

Create a Lush Garden of Waterwise Plants by Debra Lee Baldwin

Ferocactus latispinus Mammillaria is a large genus with more than a hundred species. Most are spherical, at least when young, and they often form colonies that resemble spiny ...

Google previewThe Human Brain (1847)

by Samuel Solly

Behind-the corpora mammillaria is a layer of med ullnry neurine, called the substantia perforate posterior, from ...

Google previewThe Hot-house and Greenhouse Manual, or botanical cultivator ... Second edition (1831)

by Robert SWEET

MAMMILLARIA is a genus of short, somewhat globular, prickly plants, belonging to Cacteae; there are now a s'rovr: PLANTS 121.

Google previewA Natural History of the Sonoran Desert (2000)

by Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum (Tucson, Ariz.)

DESCRIPTION OF GENUS Even after duplicate names are sorted out, Mammillaria is the largest of several genera of diminutive cacti with about 1 75 species worldwide. The Sonoran Desert species are less than 6 inches (15 cm) tall, with ...

Google previewA General History of the Dichleamydeous Plants ... Arranged According to the Natural System (1834)

by George Don

Mammillaria is a genus of small singular grotesque succulent plants. A mixture of sand, loam, and peat, or loam mixed with brick rubbish, is a good soil for them.

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Nmaes (1999)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi

(Mammillaria fragilis Salm-Dyck ex K. Brandg.) English: thimble mammillaria, thimble cactus M. hahniana Werderm. English: old woman cactus, ...

Google previewEtymological Dictionary of Succulent Plant Names (2013)

by Urs Eggli, Leonard E. Newton

(Kalanchoe, Mammillaria) blossfeldiorum Lat. Gen. Pl. of Blossfeldius; for father Robert and son Harry Blossfeld, German horticulturist and botanist / plant collector, respectively. (Espostoa) blyderiverensis For the occurrence at the Blyde River, ...

Google previewThe Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening: T to Z, and Supplement (1889)

by George Nicholson

Mammillaria. ~ 1'11 1: li Mimi. MAMMILLARIA. To the species described on pp. 320-2. Vol. II., the following should now be added: M. bar-beta. (bearded). fr. green, oblon . crowned with rudimentary flowers. Stem simple, depresse - globose: ...

Google previewThe Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening (1901)

A Practical and Scientific Encyclopedia of Horticulture for Gardeners and Botanists by George Nicholson

Mammillaria—continued. being fatal, and a soil of the wrong sort soon killing all the roots. They may be grown in small pots, in a mixture of loam and lime rubbish, and a warm greenhouse. M. multiceps should be grown on a shelf in a cool ...

Google previewThe 1900 Supplement to the Dictionary of Gardening (1901)

A Practical and Scientific Encyclopaedia of Horticulture for Gardeners and Botanists by George Nicholson

Mammillaria — continued, boing fatal, and a noil of the wrong sort noon killing all the roots. They may be grown in small pots, in a inixtnro of loam and limo rubbish, and a warm greenhouse. 3f. multiceps should be grown on a shelf in a cool ...

Google previewThe Cottage Gardeners' Dictionary (1860)

Describing the Plants, Fruits, and Vegetables Desirable for the Garden, and Explaining the Terms and Operations Employed in Their Cultivation : with an Alphabetical List of Synonymes by George William Johnson

Mammillan'a caespitosa, Cactus densus (Mammillaria). M. straminea, 0. flavescens (Mammillaria).

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

Mammillaria elephan- tidens Erect. Mammillaria erecta Hardy Dwarf. Opuntia humilie Houllett's Woolly. Pilocereus Houlletti (P. fossulatus) Leaf-flowering. The genus Epiphyllum Many-headed Hedgehog. Echinocactus polycephalus Melon.

Google previewThe Gardeners' Dictionary (1886)

Enumerating the Plants, Fruits, and Vegetables Desirable for the Garden and Explaining the Terms and Operations Employed in Their Cultivations by George W. Johnson

Mammillaria crespitosa, Cactus densus (Mammillaria). M. straminea, C. Jiuvescens (Marnmillaria).

Google previewCassell's Dictionary of Practical Gardening (1907)

An Illustrated Encyclopædia of Practical Horticulture for All Classes by Walter Page Wright

Mammillaria. MAMMEA. A small but interesting group of tropical trees (0rd. Guttiferae), whose qualifications are almost wholly economic. The huge fruits of americana, known as Mammey, are eaten by the inhabitants of tropical America.

Google previewDictionary of Generic Names of Seed Plants (1995)

by Tatiana Wielgorskaya, Armen Leonovich Takhtadzhi͡an

Morren ex Britton et Rose = Mammillaria Haw.

Google previewThe Century Supplement to the Dictionary of Gardening (1901)

A Practical and Scientific Encyclopedia of Horticulture for Gardeners and Botanists by George Nicholson

Mammillaria — continued. with purple filaments and yellow anthers. Autumn. Stem globose-depressed, 6in. to Bin. in diameter, bright, shining green; tubercles smooth, round, l£in. long, furrowed across the top (which at first is filled with wool, ...

Google previewWyman's Gardening Encyclopedia (1986)

by Donald Wyman

MALVACEAE = The Mallow Family MALVASTRUM COCCINEUM = Sphaeralcea coccinea MAMMILLARIA (man-il-LAY-ria). A complicated genus of several hundred species of cacti, mostly native to Mexico and the southwestern U.S., ...

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