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Mespilus

Definition of the noun mespilus

What does mespilus mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. medlars

Phrases with Mespilus

Phrases starting with the word Mespilus:

  1. Mespilus Aria
  2. Mespilus Nana
  3. Mespilus Flava
  4. Mespilus Lutea
  5. Mespilus Nigra
  6. Mespilus Nivea
  7. Mespilus Rubra
  8. Mespilus Aronia
  9. Mespilus Digyna
  10. Mespilus Glabra
  11. Mespilus Indica
  12. Mespilus Laevis
  13. Mespilus Lobata
  14. Mespilus Lucida
  15. Mespilus Maxima
  16. Mespilus Pumila
  17. Mespilus Affinis

Phrases ending with the word Mespilus:

  1. genus mespilus
  2. Turbo Mespilus
  3. Cratae-Mespilus

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Mespilus

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Google previewThe English Flower Garden and Home Grounds (1921)

Design and Arrangement Followed by a Description of the Plants, Shrubs and Trees for the Open-air Garden and Their Culture by William Robinson

The snowy Mespilus is a hardy, low-sized in spring. tree, blooming regularly, and well deserves a place in the pleasure garden or the fringes of shrubberies. The Almonds, more than any shrubs, perhaps, in our country and in France, light up ...

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

by Robert SWEET

MESPILUS is a genus chiefly consisting of hardy shrubs: the greenhouse kinds grow well in a mixture of loam and peat; and are readily increased by cuttings, taken off in the ripened wood, and planted in sand, under a hand-glass.

Google previewThe Silent Syllable (2014)

by Danielle Sainte-Marie

But even a mespilus is a poor word to describe a ...

Google previewThe English Flower Garden (1900)

by William Robinson

The snowy Mespilus is a hardy, low-sized tree, blooming regularly, and well deserves a place in the pleasure garden or the fringes ...

Google previewThe Botanist's and Gardener's New Dictionary; in which is Also Comprised, A Gardener's Calendar ... and to which is Prefixed an Introduction to the Linnæan System of Botany (1763)

by James WHEELER (Gardener at Gloucester.)

Mespilus is a genus of plants of the order os the pentagynia, belonging to the icosandria class; order 4. os class XlI. The calyx is a permanent perianthium, formed of a single leaf, , concave, parent, and divided into five segments; the corolla ...

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

MESPILUS is a genus belonging to the Pomaceae : to it belong the Medlar, and different species of Hawthorn. They are large handsome-growing shrubs, or rather trees, which take freely from budding or grafting on the common Hawthorn (M.

Google previewThe Botanist's and Gardener's New Dictionary (1763)

Containing the Names, Classes, Orders, Generic Characters, and Specific Distinctions of the Several Plants Cultivated in England, According to ... Linnaeus ... In which is Also Comprised, a Gardener's Calendar ... and to which is Prefixed, an Introduction to the Linnaean System of Botany ... by James Wheeler

The Mespilus is a genus of plants of the order of the pentagynia, belonging to the icosandria class; order 4, of class XII. The calyx is a permanent perianthium, formed of a single leaf, concave, patent, and divided into five segments; the corolla ...

Google previewThe Botanical Cultivator; Or, Instructions for the Management and Propagation of the Plants Cultivated in the Hothouses, Greenhouses, and Borders, in the Gardens of Great Britain (1821)

by Robert SWEET

MESPILUS is a genus chiefly consisting of 'hardy shrubs: the greenhouse kinds grow well in a mixture of loam and peat; and are readily increased by cuttings, taken off in the ripened v 224 cannunousn PLANTS.

Google previewThe North American Journals of Prince Maximilian of Wied (2014)

April–September 1833 by Stephen S. Witte, Marsha V. Gallagher

Mespilus is a European genus not native to ...

Google previewThe Gardeners Dictionary (1735)

Containing the Methods of Cultivating and Improving the Kitchen, Fruit and Flower Garden, as Also the Physick Garden, Wilderness, Conservatory, and Vineyard by Philip Miller

MESPILUS. The Medlar. The characters are ; The Leaves are either whole, end Jhap'd like those of the Laurel, at in the manur'd Sorts, or laciniated, as in the wild Sorts :' The Flower con sifts of five Leaves, which expand in Form of a Rose ...

Google previewA Complete Dictionary of Practical Gardening: comprehending all the modern improvements in the art ... with correct engravings ... from original drawings by Sydenham Edwards (1807)

by Alexander MACDONALD (pseud. [i.e. R. W. Dickson.])

MESPILUS, a genus containing plants of the deciduous tree, flowering shrubby, and evergreen kinds. It belongs to the class and order Icosandria Pentagynia, and ranks in the natural order of Pomaceae. The characters are : that the calyx is a ...

Google previewUniversal Technological Dictionary (1833)

by George Crabb

MESPILUS (Bot.) wirzoos, a thorny tree, the fruit of which is astringent. Theophrast. Hist. Plant. l. 3, c. 12; Dioscor. l. 1, c.

Google previewCassell's Dictionary of Practical Gardening (1907)

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

Mespilus, where germanica, the Medlar, must be placed. There has ...

Google previewA Complete Dictionary of Practical Gardening (1807)

Comprehending All the Modern Improvements in the Art; Whether in the Raising of the Various Esculent Vegetables, Or in the Forcing and Managing of Different Sorts of Fruits and Plants, and that of Laying Out, Ornamenting, and Planting, Gardens and Pleasure Grounds: with Correct Engravings ... from Original Drawings by Sydenham Edwards by R. W. Dickson

MESPILUS, a genus containing plants of the deciduous tree, flowering shrubby, and evergreen kinds. It belongs to the class and order Icosandria Pentagynia, and ranks in the natural order of Pomaceae. The characters are : that the calyx is a ...

Google previewThe Universal Gardener and Botanist; Or, A General Dictionary of Gardening and Botany, Etc (1778)

by Thomas MAWE (and ABERCROMBIE (John) Horticulturist.), John ABERCROMBIE (Horticulturist.)

MESPILUS, Medlar. This genus confists of deciduous fruit trees - and flowering shrubs, and a very ornamental ever-green ; all hardy, of upright growth, and garnished with fpear-shaped, and oblongoval foliage, and quinquepetalous flowers ...

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

Mespilus, in the Linnean system, a genus of plants, Class 12 Icosandria, Order 2 Pentagynia. Generic Character. Cal. perianth one-leaved.

Google previewThe Gardener and Botanist's Dictionary (1807)

Containing the Best and Newest Methods of Cultivating and Improving the Kitchen, Fruit and Flower Garden ... by Philip Miller

Mespilus arbutifolia. Arbutus-leaved Mespilus. Lin, spec. 685.

Google previewEncyclopaedia Londinensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature (1817)

Mespilus Germanica, common or Dutch medlar : unarmed; leaves lanceolate, tomentose, underneath; flowers sessile, solitary. The common medlar is a small or middle-sized branching tree. Branches woolly, armed in a wild state with stiff ...

Google previewUniversal Technological Dictionary, Or Familiar Explanation of the Terms Used in All Arts and Sciences, Containing Definitions Drawn from the Original Writers and Illustrated by Plates, Epigrams, Cuts, &c. by George Crabb (1833)

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MESPILUS, in the Linnean system, a genus of plants, Class 12 ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, Etc. : Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)

MEspilus coron Easter ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Arts and Sciences (1822)

by George Gregory

MESPILUS, the medlar, a genus of the pentagynia order, in the icosandria class of plants, and in the natural method ranking under the 36th order, pomaceae. The calyx is quinquefid; the petals are five; the berry is inferior and pentaspermous.

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